Authentic, original woodcut engraving that has been hand tinted in color and published in Harper's Weekly. General Grant is the central figure of this battle scene as he rallies his troops with his sword upraised over his head. Several other Union soldiers are prominent in the scene. This is a double page centerfold that measures 14 1/4 x 22 1/4. Caption: Major-General Ulysses S. Grant Before Vicksburg. Circa 1863. Light age toning and fold wear. Very desirable subject matter.