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Arrival of Rebel Prisoners to Stockade Prison at Stevenson, Alabama

Title:
Arrival of Rebel Prisoners to Stockade Prison at Stevenson, Alabama
Persistent Record Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4660
Date:
October 28th, 1863
Format:
Drawings
Genre:
art original
Collection:
The Becker Collection
Subject:
Prisoners of war -- Confederate States of America -- Pictorial works
Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisons and prisoners -- Pictorial works
Stevenson (Ala.) -- History -- Pictorial works
Drawings -- American -- 1860-1870
Place:
Stevenson, Jackson, Alabama, United States
Alabama
Stevenson (Ala.)
Keywords:
General McCook
Prisons
Horses
Note:
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.
Original drawing location: CW-JH-AL-10/28/63 (Box 4.)
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, black ink and black ink wash on wove paper ; 10.25 x 7.5 in.
Language:
Not applicable
Identifier:
(Becker)CW-JH-AL-10/28/63

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