Interior of Rebel Fort Bartow during Bombardment, Friday, February 7th, 1862

Title

Interior of Rebel Fort Bartow during Bombardment, Friday, February 7th, 1862

Abstract

Behind rebel lines.

Date

February 7th, 1862

Transcription

Recto: "Interior of rebel 'Fort Bartow' Roanoke Island during bombardment // Friday Feb 7th '62."
Verso: No text.

Condition

Vertical and horizontal folds; repair on verso with glue and white paper; brown crusty stain on left quadrant; foxing in center; rather darkened in general.

Medium

Graphite on dark brown (low quality?) paper

Dimensions

8.5 x 14 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

35.8897427, -75.6615384

Source

Original drawing location: CW-FHS-NC-2/7/62a (Box 8.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4866

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-FHS-NC-2/7/62a

Citation

Schell, Francis H., 1834-1909, “Interior of Rebel Fort Bartow during Bombardment, Friday, February 7th, 1862,” The Becker Collection, accessed October 20, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2894.