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Front page of Philadelphia edition of The Evening Telegraph, April 4, 1865

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1865
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Front page of the Philadelphia newspaper The Evening Telegraph from April 4, 1865 with articles regarding victory of Grant near Burkeville, the release of General McLaughlin and the Union prisoners held at Richmond, Virginia, the rebel evacuation of Richmond and how rebels blew up their forts, dams and set Petersburg on fire before leaving. News of the capture of Petersburg and Richmond by the Union was relayed by a telegraph dispatch from General Wietzel.
Title: Front page of Philadelphia edition of The Evening Telegraph, April 4, 1865.
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Name(s): The Evening Telegraph
Type of Resource: still image
Genre: Article
Date Issued: 1865
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University Digital Library
Place of Publication: Boca Raton, Fla.
Physical Form: image/jp2
Language(s): English
Summary: Front page of the Philadelphia newspaper The Evening Telegraph from April 4, 1865 with articles regarding victory of Grant near Burkeville, the release of General McLaughlin and the Union prisoners held at Richmond, Virginia, the rebel evacuation of Richmond and how rebels blew up their forts, dams and set Petersburg on fire before leaving. News of the capture of Petersburg and Richmond by the Union was relayed by a telegraph dispatch from General Wietzel.
Identifier: 3318959 (digitool), FADT3318959 (IID), fau:16516 (fedora)
Collection: FAU American Civil War Digital Collection
Subject(s): American Civil War --United States --Pictorial Works
Held by: Florida Atlantic University Libraries
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/3318959
Sublocation: Special Collections and University Archives
Host Institution: FAU
Other Format: Container: Box 5, Folder 15, Elliott Cross and James A. Cross Civil War Collection.