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Kanawha Valley Campaign

West Virginia - 1861

After Carnifex Ferry, the Confederates retreated to Sewell Mountain. Rosecrans tried to trap them but Floyd eluded him. Nonetheless, the Union now controlled the Kanawha Valley.

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Previous Kanawha Album: page 3 of 3

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Early morning at the Golf Course at Hawks Nest State Park, Anstead, WV Kanawha Falls, WV
mountain scene walking two men
View from Sewell Mountain, West Virginia Exploring the Confederate Position, Sewell. Mountain
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NVCC Class, Advanced Civil War
Dappled Shade of a Straw Hat Site Where Lee Camped, Sewell Mountain

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Previous: Cross Corners and Carnifex Ferry

Copyright 2006. Photos taken by Linda Walcroft.



Professor Poland's book covers the Kanawha Valley Campaign

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