Sultana Drawing 2

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Sultana Painting 3

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Sultana Painting 2

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Sultana Painting 1

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Sultana Drawing 1

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Sultana Photograph

The ill-fated Sultana in Helena, Ark., just before it exploded on April 27, 1865, with about 2,500 people aboard. Most were Union soldiers, newly released from Confederate prison camps.

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