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A Bitter Lesson.

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A Bitter Lesson.
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d5a8b2e0-c561-012f-00ef-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1895: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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 October 25, 2016. 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

Wikipedia Citation

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A Bitter Lesson.