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A Day Among the Pickets (Siege of Petersburg)

Item Information

Title:
A Day Among the Pickets (Siege of Petersburg)
Creator:
Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910
Date:
September 26, 1864
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
Guard duty
Pictorial works
Soldiers
History
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:
Condition: Excellent except for vertical and horizontal folds.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-9/26/64b (Box 1.)
Physical description of original: graphite on wove paper ; 10 x 6.5 in.
Recto: no text.
Verso: "A day among the Pickets // A view of a portion of our skirmish line on the left // About one mile in front of our main line of works // (Relieving guard) // [Signed] J.B. Sept 26."
Identifier:
2345/4576
81489124650001021
99137908249301021
Call #:
E468.7