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Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe

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Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe

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Title
Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe
Collection

Sketches for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper : 138 original drawings of the Civil War by staff artists, 1861-1864.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861 - 1864
Date Created: 1861-06-20
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEKYZ, MEKY+
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Arthur Lumley, June 20, 1861.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 drawing : pencil, ink and gouache ; 32.5 x 47.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdbf85e0-c6c1-012f-c22e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6eaed3cc-7574-1df6-e040-e00a18065bf1

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6eaed3cc-7574-1df6-e040-e00a18065bf1

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1861). Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6eaed3cc-7574-1df6-e040-e00a18065bf1

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Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe