“General Sherman's Rear Guard”

Thomas Nast. From Harper's Weekly, April 2, 1864.

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As Sherman conducted his “March to the Sea” through Georgia in November and December of 1864, many escaped slaves joined the “rear guard” of the Union army.

Metadata Details
Item Type Magazine Article
Title General Sherman's Rear Guard
Publication Title Harper's Weekly
Short Title General Sherman's Rear Guard, 1864
Creator Thomas Nast
Publication Date April 2, 1864
Volume Vol. 8
Issue No. 379
Pages p. 212
Call Number folio A 5 .392
Location General Collections 2nd floor