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A Bitter Lesson.

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Forbes, Edwin (1839-1895) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PUNI `
Punishment & torture
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Military discipline -- Mississippi -- Corinth -- 1860-1869
Military discharges -- Mississippi -- Corinth -- 1860-1869
Punishment & torture -- Mississippi -- Corinth -- 1860-1869
Soldiers -- American -- Mississippi -- Corinth -- 1860-1869
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Printed on border: "Drumming out of camp." Printed on image: "Thief" Written on border: "Army punishments at siege of Corinth, Miss., 1862"

Source note: An artist''s story of the great war, 30 years after... : illustrated with nearly 300 relief etchings after sketches in the field, and 20 half-tone equestrian portraits from original oil paintings. (New York : Fords, Howard Hulbert, c1890) Forbes, Edwin (1839-1895), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1746891
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17696948
Barcode : 33333159443759
UUID: d5a8b2e0-c561-012f-00ef-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1895: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A Bitter Lesson." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A Bitter Lesson." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1890). A Bitter Lesson. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A Bitter Lesson.