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Sketches near the Weldon Railroad (Siege of Petersburg)

Item Information

Title:
Sketches near the Weldon Railroad (Siege of Petersburg)
Creator:
Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910
Date:
August 30, 1864
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
History
Pictorial works
United States. Army
1864-1865
1861-1865
Places:
VirginiaPetersburg
Petersburg (Va.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Central horizontal fold; vertical fold near right margin; dog ears at lower corners; brown flecks on surface.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-8/30/64 (Box 1.)
Physical description of original: graphite on wove paper ; 9.5 x 6.5 in.
Recto: no text.
Verso: "Sketches near the Weldon Railroad // A Fatigue or working party belonging to the 5th Corps on their way to the works in Front Aug 30th // [Signed] Joseph Becker // Pine woods."
Identifier:
2345/4565
81489124650001021
99137908251201021
Call #:
E468.7