Wheeling, Virginia, 1861, artist's impression

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Depicted ContentWheeling, VA
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Southern view of Wheeling - The view shows the appearance of Wheeling as it is entered upon the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. The steamboat and part of the city is seen in the central part. The suspension bridge crossing over to Wheeling Island on the left. Part of the railroad depot is on the right.
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John Warner Barber & Henry Howe,Our Whole Country or the Past and Present of the United States....Volume I (New York: Tuttle & McCauley, 1861), 658.
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