Issuing Rations to Surrendered Rebels Capture of Petersburg
- Issuing Rations to Surrendered Rebels Capture of Petersburg
- Rough sketch.
- Persistent Record Link:
- April 9, 1865
- art original
United States. Army -- Supplies and stores
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865 -- Pictorial works
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works
Graphite drawings -- American -- 1860-1870
Appomattox, Appomattox, Virginia, United States
Recto: no text.
Verso: "Issuing rations to the rebel army after the surrender (Sunday afternoon 9th) by 5th Corp commissaries at Appomatox Court House // [Signed] J.B."
Condition: Horizontal and vertical creases; rips along upper and lower margins, loss of paper at all corners and upper margin; water stain on right half.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-4/9/65 (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 ; 13.5 x 9.75 in.