Race for the City, Monday, April 3rd Capture of Petersburg
- Race for the City, Monday, April 3rd Capture of Petersburg
- Battle schematic.
- Persistent Record Link:
- April 3, 1865
- art original
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865 -- Pictorial works
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works
Graphite drawings -- American -- 1860-1870
Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States
Recto: no text.
Verso: "Capture of Petersburg // Race for the city on the morning of Monday, Apr 3rd by our skirmishers up the Petersburg Turnpike // [Signed] J.B."
Condition: Bad stain and rip along horizontal crease on right margin; dog ear on upper right corner.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-4/3/65 (Box 3.)
- Original location:
- Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
- Reproduction note:
- Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
- Physical Description:
- 1 art original : graphite on wove paper ; 10 x 6.25 in.