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Title
Capture of New Orleans--the fleet passing forts on the Mississippi.
Names
Parsons, Charles (1821-1910) (Artist)
Ridgway, W. (William), fl. 1863-1894 (fl. 1863-1894) (Engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1862

Dates / Origin
Date Created: undated
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1862
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- 1862
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Capture, 1862
Campaigns & battles -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- 1862
Naval warfare -- Louisiana -- 1862
Bombardment
Genres
Naval prints
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Fort St. Philip ; Brooklyn ; Pawnee ; Fort Jackson ; Louisiana (iron plated battery exploding) ; Varuna (fighting through iron clad gunboats) ; Hartford (flag ship) fire-raft alongside ; Pensacola ; Mississippi ; Manassas (ram) ; mortar vessels in the distance shelling the forts."
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 16 x 20 cm. (6 1/4 x 8 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677174
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168678
Barcode: 33333159321377
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a21fa60-c532-012f-e556-58d385a7bc34
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

  • : Created
  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Capture of New Orleans--the fleet passing forts on the Mississippi." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 10, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f9eb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Capture of New Orleans--the fleet passing forts on the Mississippi. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f9eb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Capture of New Orleans--the fleet passing forts on the Mississippi.