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Burnside Expedition: The Blockading Fleet Joining in the Bombardment of Fort Macon

Item Information

Title:
Burnside Expedition: The Blockading Fleet Joining in the Bombardment of Fort Macon
Description:
Naval scene.
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
Ships
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:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; yellow stain on left side and blobs across top margin.
Original drawing location: CW-FHS-NC-4/25/62c (Box 8.)
Physical description of original: Graphite on wove paper ; 10 x 13.25 in.
Recto: "No yards // State of Georgia // Daylight // Chippewa // Gemsbok // The blockading fleet joining in the bombardment of Fort Macon // The Burnside Expedition // The National ships, blockading Beaufort Sound, cooperating with the land forces under Gen. Parke in the Bombardment of Fort Macon. From a sketch by Mr. F.H. Schell; our special artist."
Verso: No text.
Identifier:
2345/4875
81489124650001021
99137908256201021
Call #:
E468.7