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The Advance on Petersburg - Colored Infantry Drawing Captured Guns to the Rear After the Fight

Item Information

Title:
The Advance on Petersburg - Colored Infantry Drawing Captured Guns to the Rear After the Fight
Creator:
Mullen, E. F.
Date:
February 9, 1864
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
African American soldiers
Pictorial works
History
African Americans
1864-1865
1861-1865
Places:
VirginiaPetersburg
Petersburg (Va.)
Virginia
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; loss of paper at lower margin; dog ears at all corners, bad at upper left; rips along upper and right margin; brown speckling on Verso, some on Recto.
Original drawing location: CW-EM-VA-2/9/64 (Box 7.)
Physical description of original: graphite on heavy gauge wove paper; 9.75 x 13.25 in.
Recto: No text.
Verso: "The Advance on Petersburg // Colored Infantry drawing the Captured rebel Guns to the Rear after the fight at the Rifle Pits // Men of the One Hundred days Regt Ohio Troops. Cheering them as they pass."
Identifier:
2345/4648
81489124650001021
99137908283901021
Call #:
E468.7