Arrival of Rebel Prisoners to Stockade Prison at Stevenson, Alabama

Title

Arrival of Rebel Prisoners to Stockade Prison at Stevenson, Alabama

Abstract

Date

October 28th, 1863

Transcription

Recto: no text.
Verso: "[in red pencil] arrival at the stokade [sic] prison of Stevenson, Alab of 42 Bushwackers - among whom the celebrated Capt. Jim Curley, the murder [sic] of Gen. Rob McCook August 1862. They were sought by the 4th O. cav. October 28th 1863 // by J.F.E. Hillen."

Condition

Bottom corners dog eared; brown smudge on fence.

Medium

graphite, black ink and black ink wash on wove paper

Dimensions

10.25 x 7.5 in.

Genre

Drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

34.8686932, -85.8394199

Source

Original drawing location: CW-JH-AL-10/28/63 (Box 4.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4660

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-JH-AL-10/28/63

Tags

Citation

Hillen, John Francis Edward, 1819-1865, “Arrival of Rebel Prisoners to Stockade Prison at Stevenson, Alabama,” The Becker Collection, accessed October 23, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/2945.