Animated sequence of photos of a steamer in motion near busy Potomac Creek wharf

chubachus

First Sergeant
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Location
Virginia

The NARA negative (misidentified as City Point):

Magazine_Wharf_and_landing%2C_City_Point%2C_Va_-_NARA_-_529319.jpg


More information in NPSFRSP post here.
 

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AndyHall

Colonel
Joined
Dec 13, 2011
You have to see the animated sequence to catch the soldiers marching on the wharf. Well done!
 

chubachus

First Sergeant
Joined
Nov 27, 2014
Location
Virginia
You have to see the animated sequence to catch the soldiers marching on the wharf. Well done!

My guess is that they are disembarking from one or more of the steamers as a groups of them seem to fill in the portion of the wharf closer to land as the moving steamer passes.
 
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