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Siege of Fort Macon: Bombardment by Ten Inch Mortar Battery

Item Information

Title:
Siege of Fort Macon: Bombardment by Ten Inch Mortar Battery
Description:
Attributed to Berghaus at newspaper? Clearly in style and writing of F.H. Schell.
Creator:
Schell, Francis H., 1834-1909
Date:
April 25, 1862
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
Bombardment
History
Pictorial works
Burnside's Expedition to North Carolina, 1862
Ordnance
Siege, 1862
1800-1899
1861-1865
Places:
North CarolinaCarteret (county)Atlantic Beach
Fort Macon (N.C.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; ink stain at upper right; loss of paper at bottom margin (torn from a sketchbook?).
Original drawing location: CW-FHS-NC-4/25/62b (Box 8.)
Physical description of original: Graphite on wove paper ; 6.75 x 10 in.
Recto: "Seige [sic] of Fort Macon // Bombardment by 10 inch mortar battery -- See dailies. // [different hand] 6 x 9 3/8 Berghaus."
Verso: No text.
Identifier:
2345/4874
81489124650001021
99137908256801021
Call #:
E468.7