2017 August 8th visit to Petersburg Battle Field

The Civil War Trust (1156 15th Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC) publishes a magazine, Hallowed Ground, in support of their efforts to save America’s Battlefields. I was contacted about a year ago after they found a photo on this website of the Cool Springs Battle field, that I took. They were wondering if I was willing to donate the photograph to the publication. I was honored that they were willing to use a photo of mine.

In early summer they reached out with a list of battle fields that they were going to write articles asking a few photographers if they would donate time and photos of the locations. Joan and I took a VA-cation and went to Petersburg Historic Battle field to gather some photos for the up coming articles.

I learned so much more about the Civil War and what Petersburg played in the down fall of Richmond, the Confederate Capital.

I was also pleased that they selected two more of my photographs for the fall issue of “Hallowed Ground” magazine.

If you see the magazine, please pick it up, it supports a great effort.

Here are the full set of photos that Joan and I took wondering around Petersburg VA.


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Kevin Cossaboon

A networking profesional located in Northren Virginia, USA. My hobbies are Technology and Photography. Love playing with the latest technology, and will try to post reviews of them. Also love my life long journey of learning to capture light, to trigger emotions, through photography.

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