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Antietam: General View of the Battle, September 17

Item Information

Title:
Antietam: General View of the Battle, September 17
Description:
Sketchy panorama.
Creator:
Schell, Francis H., 1834-1909
Date:
September 17, 1862
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
Battlefields
History
Pictorial works
1800-1899
1861-1865
Places:
MarylandWashington (county)Sharpsburg
MarylandWashington (county)Antietam
Antietam (Md.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; loss of paper at lower left corner; dog ears at all others.
Original drawing location: CW-FHS-MD-9/17/62b (Box 8.)
Physical description of original: Graphite on wove paper ; 8.5 x 13.25 in.
Recto: "Infantry engagements // white fringe of smoke at base of woods -- infantry fire // Heavy union batteries on this side // Ploughed field // General view of the battle of . Wednesday, 17th Sept.
Verso: No text.
Identifier:
2345/4882
81489124650001021
99137908253501021
Call #:
E468.7