April 2, 1865: Attacking Petersburg

On April 2, 1865, the Army of the Potomac launched a major attack upon the Confederate fortifications at Petersburg. The heaviest fighting took place at Fort Gregg, a prominent Confederate position.

One of the most notable characteristics of a Kurz and Allison print is how well dressed both sides are. Look at the Confederates in regulation attire. Very snappy. Everything is so neat and clean.

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Upcoming Flag Celebrations

Over the next nine days Americans in general and Virginians in particular will have cause to celebrate and commemorate one of the most important events in American history. We have the flags to highlight each event … because displaying flags to honor heritage is a great tradition. As there are five flags commemorating heritage in Virginia, we want to show the five flags that will commemorate this memorable week, as well as their existing equivalent in Virginia: Continue reading