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View of Hilton Head after Evacuation by the Rebels

Item Information

Title:
View of Hilton Head after Evacuation by the Rebels
Description:
Sketchy panoramic view.
Artist:
Crane, W. T
Date:
November 7, 1861
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
art original
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
The Becker Collection
Subjects:
History
Ships
Boats
Flags
Hospitals
Sailors
Seascape
American
1861-1865
1800-1899
1860-1870
Places:
South CarolinaBeaufort (county)Beaufort
Hilton Head Island (S.C.)
Extent:
1 art original : graphite on wove paper ; 9.75 x 13.75 in.
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Recto: "View of Hilton Head Fort immediatly after its evacuation by the Rebels Nov 7th 1861- The Sailors & marines taking possession [sic] mounting guard and hoisting the Stars & Stripes - // Hospital // Thick woods all back here // [different hand] length of a page bleed [?] but only 2 columns wide [signed] F.L. [???]."
Verso: no text.
Condition: Vertical folds; ripping dog ears and stains around margins.
Original drawing location: CW-WC-SC-11/7/61a (Box 6.)
Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
Identifier:
(Becker)CW-WC-SC-11/7/61a