Image Caption: Carriers of the Age to their Patrons, January 1st , 1866
HMI - Civil War 1
Maryland - Sharpsburg, Washington Co. - The Battle of Antietam Creek, 16-18 September 1862 was a strategic victory for the Union but inconclusive on the political front. General George McClellan v. Gen. R.E. Lee, whose forces suffered crippling casualties.