158 - Looking towards Federal 17 gun battery from the interior of the citadel showing "gopher holes."

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Creator:McPherson & Oliver, photographers
Title:158 - Looking towards Federal 17 gun battery from the interior of the citadel showing "gopher holes."

The camera stands atop a defensive work looking across the interior of the citadel and out toward a line of Federal ordnance in the distance. In the middle ground of the image are a number of barrels with sandbags covering them. These barrels may be the "gopher holes" referred to in the title.

The title for this image taken from Ward, 4875012.

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs | Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs | Fortification--Louisiana--Port Hudson--Photographs | McPherson, William D., photographer | McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
Collection:Marshall Dunham Photograph Album, circa 1861-1865.
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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Louisiana State University Libraries, Special Collections ( http://www.lib.lsu.edu/special )

Marshall Dunham Photograph Album (Mss. 3241), Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.

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Marshall Dunham Photograph Album



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