Political Agents Distributing Campaign Documents among the Soldiers in the Camps (Siege of Petersburg)

Title

Political Agents Distributing Campaign Documents among the Soldiers in the Camps (Siege of Petersburg)

Abstract

Camp scene.

Date

November 6, 1864

Transcription

Recto: Sign: "No Apples."
Verso: "Political agents distributing campaign documents among the soldiers in the camps // Nov 6th [Signed] Joseph Becker."

Condition

Vertical creases; loss of paper along upper margin.

Medium

graphite on wove paper

Dimensions

10 x 6.5 in.

Genre

Graphite drawings--American--1860-1870

Coordinates

37.2279279, -77.4019266999999

Source

Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-11/6/64 (Box 2.)

URI

http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4610

Ref. Number

(Becker)CW-JB-VA-11/6/64

Citation

Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910, “Political Agents Distributing Campaign Documents among the Soldiers in the Camps (Siege of Petersburg),” The Becker Collection, accessed September 19, 2020, https://beckercollection.bc.edu/items/show/3023.