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The Rescue of the Gunboat Ranger by the Tug Tempest during the Bombardment of Fort Bartow

Item Information

Title:
The Rescue of the Gunboat Ranger by the Tug Tempest during the Bombardment of Fort Bartow
Description:
Naval scene.
Creator:
Schell, Francis H., 1834-1909
Date:
February 8, 1862
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
Bombardment
History
Pictorial works
Burnside's Expedition to North Carolina, 1862
Capture, 1862
1800-1899
1861-1865
Places:
North CarolinaCarteret (county)Atlantic Beach
North CarolinaCraven (county)Manteo
Fort Bartow (N.C. : Fort)
Roanoke Island (N.C.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; pin holes in lower and upper left quadrants; uneven bottom margin.
Original drawing location: CW-FHS-NC-2/8/62b (Box 8.)
Physical description of original: Graphite on heavy gauge wove paper ; 7 x 10 in.
Recto: "Bombardment of Fort Bartow. The gun boat Ranger having got aground, Capt Haswell, Chief Engineer of the navy went in the tug Tempest, Capt Osman, to her rescue and succeeded in getting her off, while exposed to a heavy fire."
Verso: No text. Light drawing of boat.
Identifier:
2345/4869
81489124650001021
99137908258901021
Call #:
E468.7