Blowing Up the Rebel Casemate battery on Sewell's Point by the Federal Troops

Title

Blowing Up the Rebel Casemate battery on Sewell's Point by the Federal Troops

Abstract

None.

Date

May 18, 1861

Transcription

Recto: "Blowing up of the rebel casemate battery on Sewell's Point by the Federal Troops // Incident size."
Verso: No text.

Condition

No folds; slight dog ears at lower corners.

Medium

Graphite on heavy wove paper

Dimensions

6.25 x 10 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

36.9548695999999, -76.3268873

Source

Original drawing location: CW-FHS-VA-5/18/61b (Box 8.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4858

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-FHS-VA-5/18/61b

Citation

Schell, Francis H., 1834-1909, “Blowing Up the Rebel Casemate battery on Sewell's Point by the Federal Troops,” The Becker Collection, accessed October 20, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2866.