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dc.identifier CPC5.023
dc.description The front of the post card has an image of the entrance to Fort Donelson and also a picture of General U.S. Grant. On the back there is a caption that reads, “Fort Donelson was scene of one of the early decisive battles of the Civil War. It was a victory for the Union forces under the command of Brig. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant. On Feb. 16, 1862 Buckner accepted the harsh terms on ‘Unconditional and Immediate Surrender’ and delivered to Grant between 12,000 and 15,000 officers and men as prisoners of war.”
dc.format JPEG Image
dc.publisher Felix G. Woodward Library
dc.subject Stewart County (Tenn.)
dc.subject Fort Donelson National Battlefield (Tenn.)
dc.title Fort Donelson
dc.type Image
dc.provenance Morrison, Billyfrank

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  • Clarksville Postcard Collection
    The Clarksville Postcard Collection contains postcards that originate from Clarksville and the surrounding counties: Cheatham, Houston, and Stewart.

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