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        Civil War Armament and Artillery | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Explore a gallery of artillery, ordnance, and supplies of the Civil War era. The Civil War was fought in 10,000 locations across the United States. More than three million men fought in battle, and more than 600,000 lost their lives to injuries and disease. View a gallery of artillery, ordnance, and supplies of the era.

        Federal Ordnance At Ship Point, 1861 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Federal ordnance meant for McClellan's army on the peninsula piles up at Ship Point, near Yorktown. Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

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        Powder Monkey, 1864-1865 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        A photographer sought out this young powder monkey-a person employed to carry powder to the guns on a warship-aboard the U.S.S. New Hampshire. Source: The Photographic History of the Civil War in Ten Volumes: Volume Six, The Navies. The Review of Review Co., New York. 1911.

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        Wharf With Transport And Supplies | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Burnside and Hooker, November 1862-April 1863.

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        Row Of Stacked Federal Rifles | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        A row of stacked federal rifles in Petersburg, Va. June 1864-April 1865.

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        Confederate Gun Emplacement About Dutch Gap | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Confederate gun emplacement above Dutch Gap, James, River, Va. June 1864-April 1865.

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        Confederate Sandbag Fortifications | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Confederate sandbag fortifications, Yorktown, Va. May-August, 1862.

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        Confederate Sandbag Fortifications | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Confederate sandbag fortifications, Yorktown, Va. May-August, 1862.

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        Rodman Smooth Bore Gun | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Image of the gun that "Jeff Davis" identified as a Rodman smooth bore gun in Port Royal, South Carolina.

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        Confederate Fortifications | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Confederate fortification, with large gun, in Yorktown, Va. May-August, 1862.

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        The Defenses Of Washington, DC | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Photograph of Battery Rodgers at Hunting Creek and the Potomac. An eight-inch parrott gun is in the foreground, a Rodman gun is in the background. Alexandria, Va. 1862-1865.

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        Captured Siege Guns At Rocketts | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Captured siege guns at Rocketts, Richmond, Va. April-June, 1865.

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        Piles Of Solid Shot In Richmond, Virginia | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Piles of solid shot, canister, etc, in the Arsenal grounds in Richmond and Petersburg Railroad. Richmond, Virginia, April-June, 1865.

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        Parrott Gun At Fort Totten, 1865 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Men of the 3rd Massachusetts Heavy Artillery tend a rifled parrott gun at Fort Totten, north of Washington, as part of its 37 miles of fortifications. Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

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        Ordnance Train Destruction, 1864 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        The wreckage here, strewn across the Georgia Central tracks, and the ruins of the factory beyond are all that remaned after hood's troops retreated.

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        White House Landing, Va | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        View down-river, with supply vessels, in White House Landing, VA.

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