Brady’s Album Gallery No. 300. Taken in 1862 by Barnard & Gibson.
Brady’s Album Gallery, No. 300; Fortifications of the Heights of Centerville. Taken in 1862, by Barnard & Gibson.
This view shows this artillery emplacement with “Quaker Guns,” logs to fool an enemy into thinking these fortifications are well supported by artillery. Federal soldiers sit about at rest, while one is on guard.
Fine image quality.
From the Michael McAfee Collection.