Digital Commonwealth

The Advance Upon Charleston - Landing of the 100th New York upon Coles Island

Item Information

Title:
The Advance Upon Charleston - Landing of the 100th New York upon Coles Island
Description:
Panoramic scene of disembarkation.
Artist:
Crane, W. T
Date:
March 27, 1863
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
art original
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
The Becker Collection
Subjects:
Landing operations
Warships
United States
History
Naval operations
Siege, 1863
Cannons
Boats
Ships
Tents
Pawnee
McDonough
100th New York
Regiments
Horses
Coles Island
American
1861-1865
1860-1870
Places:
South CarolinaCharleston (county)Charleston
Charleston (S.C.)
Extent:
1 art original : graphite on wove paper ; 5.5 x 13.25 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Recto: "Introduce the figures Ad Lib - as in a general disembarking scene- // Pawnee // Com McDonough // Expounder // C.C.C. [?] March 27th 1863 // Barrels and boxes of stores &c // [illeg] 100th Regt N.Y.S. Vols. // Pawnee // Gunboat Com. McDonough // Expounder."
Verso: "[ink] The Advance Upon Charleston // Pioneer movement Landing of the 100th N.Y.S.V. upon Coles Island."
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds.
Original drawing location: CW-WC-SC-3/27/63 (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-3/27/63