Federal Hill, Baltimore

Title

Federal Hill, Baltimore

Abstract

Date

[May-August, 1861]

Transcription

Recto: "Federal Hill // Sugar refinery // Gail's Tobacco factory // Maryland Institute // Dome of Post Office & Custom House // shot tower // Portion of Baltimore sketched from the grounds of the church home infirmary // this maybe very useful in case of future military operations."
Verso: No text.

Condition

One horizontal fold mark; one vertical fold mark; one diagonal fold mark on left side; stains on right and left sides; folds on bottom corners; tear on left side.

Medium

graphite on paper

Dimensions

11.5 x 9.0 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

39.2903848, -76.6121893

Source

Original drawing location: CW-ESH-MD-5-61c (Box 9).

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4996

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-ESH-MD-5-61c

Citation

Hall, Edward S., b. ca. 1840, “Federal Hill, Baltimore,” The Becker Collection, accessed December 4, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2684.