Hanover, Pennsylvania, June 1863, artist's impression

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Depicted ContentHanover, PA
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Scene of Cavalry Battle at Hanover
Source citation
Benson J. Lossing, The Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War in the United States of America (Hartford, CT: T. Belnap, 1874), III: 58.
Source note
Artist:  Benson J. Lossing
Artist's notes: "This from a sketch made from the railway, by the writer, a few days after the battle, and represents the open common on the eastern end of the village, near that road. ... Here the battle began, and continued down the street seen near the center of the picture." (p.58n)
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