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        Civil War Battle Imagery from Virginia, Louisiana, Maryland, and Georgia | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        View images from famous locations and battles waged in places like the battle of the First Bull Run in 1861, located in Manassas Junction, VA, and the battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi, in 1863. The first and second battles of Bull Run, in 1861 and 1862, were Confederate victories and a blow to the Union Army’s confidence. While the Union victory at Vicksburg, a confederate stronghold on the Mississippi River, would divide and weaken the confederacy. The Civil War was fought in 10,000 locations across the United States. 

        Shelters at Vicksburg, 1863 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Rebels and Yankees alike dug into hillsides during the Seige of Vicksburg. The men of the 45th Illinois scratched out these bomb-proof shelters.

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        View Of Bull Run | Bull Run, Virginia | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Photograph from the First Bull Run, July 1861.

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        Ruins Of Arsenal | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Ruins of an arsenal, Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, 1862.

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        Pontoon Bridge And Ruins Of A Stone Bridge | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        An image of the ruins of two bridges in Berlin (now Brunswick), Maryland, 1862.

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        Federal Soldiers At The Courthouse | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Federal soldiers at the Appomattox Court House, Virginia.

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        Savannah Waterfront, 1865 | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        The waterfront at Union-occupied Savannah in December, 1865. Source: George N. Barnard in Nature.

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        Embarkation For White House Landing | Ken Burns: The Civil War

        Image of a boat embarkation in Yorktown, Va. Photograph from the mail eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August, 1862.

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