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Driving the Rebels out of Fayetteville

Title:
Driving the Rebels out of Fayetteville
Persistent Record Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4961
Date:
March 11, 1865
Format:
Drawings
Genre:
art original
Collection:
The Becker Collection
Subject:
Fayetteville (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Pictorial works
Graphite drawings -- American -- 1860-1870
Place:
Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States
Fayetteville (N.C.)
North Carolina
Keywords:
Skirmishes
Townscapes
Architecture
Market House
Clock towers
Cupolas
Fences
Lampposts
Trees
Note:
Recto: "Driving the Rebels out of Fayetteville // Fine day // Fayetteville, S.C. // market house & hall // Black face // white figures & hand // Cedar // skirmishes // union // Store House."
Verso: "A severe fight took place in this city but we were 'too many for them'-- the 17th Corps 'Bummers' (Foragers) & some infantry were the heroes of the scene- we lost- some 4 killed & several wounded."
Condition: Rough around edges.
Original drawing location: CW-JT-NC-3-11-65 (Box 10).
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 paper ; 9.0 x 4.75 in.
Language:
Not applicable
Identifier:
(Becker)CW-JT-NC-3-11-65

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