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Crooks Campaign: Sled for slightly wounded men

Title:
Crooks Campaign: Sled for slightly wounded men
Persistent Record Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/2345/5012
Date:
September 1876
Format:
Drawings
Genre:
art original
Collection:
The Becker Collection
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895 -- Pictorial works
Indians of North America -- Wars -- Montana -- Pictorial works
Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1876 -- Pictorial works
Graphite drawings -- American -- 1870-1880
Place:
Montana, United States
Keywords:
Indian Wars
Native Americans
Lieutenant A.H. von Luettwitz
Satire
Medical care
General George Crook
Montana
Note:
Recto: "Crooks Campaign // Sled for slightly wounded men // v. Ltz."
Verso: "[words crossed out] // This "sled" is called by the soldiers the "Bumper." It bumps continually & therefore keeps the inmate comfortable and wide awake."
Condition: Torn in top right corner and in bottom corners; tears on top, right and left edges.
Original drawing location: IW-AHVL-MT-9-76-2 (Box 14).
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 lined paper ; 5.25 x 3.75 in.
Language:
Not applicable
Identifier:
(Becker)IW-AHVL-MT-9-76-2

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