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Siege of Petersburg

Item Information

Title:
Siege of Petersburg
Creator:
Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910
Date:
[1864?]
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
History
Pictorial works
Confederate States of America. Army
1864-1865
1861-1865
Places:
VirginiaPetersburg
Petersburg (Va.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes (date):
July ? 1864
Notes:
Condition: Three vertical folds; small rips along upper edge; crumbling on both right corners.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-7/64a (Box 1.)
Physical description of original: graphite on wove paper ; 13 x 9.75 in.
Recto: "Rebel camp // Rebels at work on their line."
Verso: "Siege of Petersburg // looking from the observation tree on the left of the union line." Sketch with erasure of three men on a mountain overlooking a valley (the artist included?).
Identifier:
2345/4561
81489124650001021
99137908251901021
Call #:
E468.7