Scenes after the Surrender: the Rebel Army Dispersing and Returning to their Homes Capture of Petersburg
- Scenes after the Surrender: the Rebel Army Dispersing and Returning to their Homes Capture of Petersburg
- Persistent Record Link:
- April 16, 1865
- art original
Confederate States of America. Army
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865 -- Pictorial works
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works
Drawings -- American -- 1860-1870
Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States
Recto: no text.
Verso: "Scenes after the surrender // The rebel army dispersing and returning to their homes // Scene on the Southside RR April 16th // For miles along the road straggling lines of rebels could be seen slowly making their way to City Point, Richmond and Petersburg to reach home by various routes // [Signed] J.B. // Line 6 inches wide."
Condition: Vertical and horizontal creases; ripping along upper and lower margins; loss of paper along all corners; smudging on lower right corner.
Original drawing location: CW-JB-VA-4/16/65c (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. 25 x 9.75 in.