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Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc.

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Title
Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1862

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862-05-31
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1862
Topics
James River (Va.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- 1862
Campaigns & battles -- Virginia -- James River -- 1862
Gunboats -- Virginia -- James River -- 1862
Drewry's Bluff, Battle of, Drewry's Bluff, Va., 1862
Genres
Birds-eye view printss-eye view prints
Notes
Content: Union fleet comprised of the 'Monitor,' 'Galena,' 'Aroostook,' 'Port Royal,' and Naugatuck' unsuccessfully tries to force its way up the James River past rebel forts and obstructions to Richmond. Incident is called the Battle of Drewry's Bluff.
Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Foxing on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 28 x 24 cm. (11 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677174
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168678
Barcode: 33333159323613
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a60e5f0-c532-012f-c7bf-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862-05-31. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f9af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f9af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1862-05-31). Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f9af-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Balloon view of the attack on Fort Darling, in the James River, by Commander Rogers's gun-boat flotilla, "Galena," "Monitor," etc.