The battle of gettysburg was the turning point of the american civil war in 1863 confederate army gen. Some of the coloring page names are presidents day coloring the baldwin project boys book of battles by chelsea curtis fraser battle of gettysburg water color zazzle confederate prisoners gettysburg pa color tinted photo civil war 01450 ebay battle of gettysburg duvet cover for sale by thure de thulstrup gettysburg address.
Since color photographs didn t exist until almost 100 years after gettysburg an explanation is required.
Colored pictures of the battle of gettysburg. You ve probably seen some of the old photographs of the civil war including some taken after the battle of gettysburg. After viewing these colorized civil war photos dig into the causes of the civil war or check out these photos of the battle of gettysburg the clash that marked the beginning of the end for the confederacy. It was there that they met the army of the potomac in the sleepy little town of gettysburg pa.
Showing 12 coloring pages related to battle of gettysburg. During this turning point it was ultimately lee s defeat that caused him to break off his plans to further invade the. This 1884 color illustration depicts a wide view of the battle of gettysburg.
Lee decided to invade the north after a victory at chancellorsville to move the war out of virginia into pennsylvania and have his men take supplies from the bountiful farms of the north for a change. Jun 26 2017 explore kim kloecker s board gettysburg old photos followed by 106 people on pinterest. 90 battle field photographs transformed into color.
Of course they re all in black white making the subjects look rather dull ancient long ago and far away. With all of this in mind he prepared the 75 000 of the army of northern virginia for a march into pennsylvania. 44th new york infantry monument archway gettysburg battle of gettysburg stock pictures royalty free photos images union troops advance at the battle of gettysburg hand colored lithograph printed by wm.
On july 1 1863 the battle of gettysburg began. But in this book we ve converted those photos to color and for the first time you ll see what the subjects really looked liked the battlefield the town and the people. In a battle that would forever redefine american history.
Robertson published by thomas kelly 1867. See more ideas about gettysburg battle of gettysburg american civil war. Kindle edition 122 pages this is perhaps best described as a color photographic history of the battle of gettysburg fought july 1 3 1863 during the american civil war.