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Confederate Dead at Petersburg, Virginia

Civil War: Mathew Brady

Confederate Dead at Petersburg, Virginia

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After a nine-month siege, the Confederates finally abandoned their position outside Petersburg in the spring of 1865. Just a few weeks later, Richmond would fall and Robert E. Lee would surrender at Appomattox.

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    Photographer Mathew Brady and his associates would create more than 10,000 images of the American Civil War, bringing the harsh realities of war to the American public..

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