Council of (Civil) War: 1864

Council of (Civil) War: 1864

A council of war at Massaponax Church, Virginia, 21 May, 1864. General Ulysses S. Grant leaning over General George G. Meade, examining a map which had just been completed by the topographical engineers. Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Grant's Wilderness Campaign, May-June 1864. Photo taken by Timothy H. O'Sullivan. Historical photograph provided by LOC. Original Medium: wet collodion glass negative stereograph.