179th New York Volunteer Infantry
A Union Regiment Forged in the Petersburg Campaign
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chapter 6
Grand Strategy .. Constant Battle

Crossing the James

To the James


Battery 5

Dimmock Line

Fort Clifton

Grand Strategy


Two Grants


June 15

June 15 Battery


North of James

June 1864

Overland to Richmond

Looking South, July 1864

Weitzel's Tower

Pontoon over the James

Weitzel's Tower
Tower from which Waud looked south at Point of Rocks

[Petersburg, Va. Signal tower at 14th New York Heavy Artillery headquarters]

Date Created/Published: [Between 1860 and 1865]
Medium: 1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion.
Summary: Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the siege of Petersburg, June 1864-April 1865.
Reproduction Number:
LC-DIG-cwpb-01567 (digital file from original neg. of left half)
LC-DIG-cwpb-01566 (digital file from original neg. of right half)
LC-B8171-2352 (b&w film copy neg.)
Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
Call Number: LC-B811- 2352 [P&P] LOT 4172-C (corresponding print)
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0399
Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.
Two plates form left
(LC-B811-2352B) and right (LC-B811-2352A) halves of a stereograph pair.
Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-C.
Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress)
United States.--Army.--New York Heavy Artillery, 14th (1863-1965)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Communications.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel.
Petersburg (Va.)--History--Siege, 1864-1865.
Signal towers.
Artillery (Troops)--Union.
United States--Virginia--Petersburg.
New York troops
14th New York Heavy Artillery
Wet collodion negatives.
Civil War Glass Negatives and Related Prints
Civil War
Part of: Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress)
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