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Chesapeake and Ohio Canal

Black-and-white illustration from New York Illustrated News, November 11, 1861 issue, showing Union troops on a canal boat pulled by three horses or mules.

Caption: Scene on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Troops Going Up to Join Gen. Banks' Command. Sketched by our special artist. See page 26 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from New York Illustrated News, November 11, 1861, page 28.

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Last Updated: December 19, 2011