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The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them

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Title
The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them
Additional title: Views from the battle field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, 1863
Additional title: Lydia Leister Farm: Meade's Headquarters
Names
United States Sanitary Commission (Creator)
Tyson Brothers (Photographer)
Collection

United States Sanitary Commission records. Condensed historical matter

Photographs

Photographs in portfolio

Gettysburg and vicinity

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861 - 1871
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 18819
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Health aspects
Public health -- United States
Gettysburg (Pa.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields
Tyson Brothers. Views from the battle field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, 1863
Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872
Military headquarters
Barns
Orchards
Houses -- Pennsylvania -- Gettysburg
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Additional title from https://www.nps.gov/places/lydia-leister-farm.htm, retrieved November 9, 2023
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 1 photograph ; 14 x 22 cm. on mount 22 x 29 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 18819
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11660964
Archives EAD ID: 363379
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4758c90-5af3-013c-4068-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Created (Approximate)
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861 - 1871. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e78a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 22, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e78a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1861 - 1871). The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e78a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The barn and orchard attached to Gen. Meade’s Headquarters. : During the terrific artillery firing of Friday both house and barn were perforated by shot and shell, and from fifteen to twenty staff horses were killed immediately around them