Drawings

Taking a despatch bearer near Chancellorsville.

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Taking a despatch bearer near Chancellorsville. LOC Summary: Two snipers behind a tree ready to ambush an officer on horseback. Date Created/Published: 1863 May 1 - 4.

Fight on Wednesday June 1st between Smiths Corps & the Rebs near Mechanicsville Cold Harbor.

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Fight on Wednesday June 1st between Smiths Corps & the Rebs near Mechanicsville Cold Harbor. LOC Summary: Sketchy image of battle with descriptive text and indicators.

Rebel advance through the smoke, and seizure of a part of the breastworks on Brock road. The logs had caught fire.

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Rebel advance through the smoke, and seizure of a part of the breastworks on Brock road. The logs had caught fire. Date Created/Published: 1864 May 9.

Unidentified officer directing his men.

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Unidentified officer directing his men. Date Created/Published: between 1860 and 1865. LOC original medium: 1 drawing on cream paper : pencil and black ink ; 19.0 x 15.1 cm. (sheet).

The soldiers sharing rations.

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The soldiers sharing rations. Date Created/Published: 1865 April 9. LOC original medium: 1 drawing on blue-grey paper : pencil ; 13.1 x 22.4 cm. (sheet).

Lieutenant Bishop A.P.M. receiving prisoners in the room in Libby where our soldiers used to be robbed by the chivalry (?).

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Lieutenant Bishop A.P.M. receiving prisoners in the room in Libby where our soldiers used to be robbed by the chivalry (?). Date Created/Published: 1865.

General Warren fortifying his lines on the Weldon road.

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General Warren fortifying his lines on the Weldon road. LOC Summary: Troops building breastworks and digging trenches by moonlight, while leaders plan strategy by lantern.

Rebel wounded coming in as prisoners on the field of battle.

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Rebel wounded coming in as prisoners on the field of battle. Date Created/Published: 1863 ca. July. LOC original medium: 1 drawing on tan paper : pencil ; 12.5 x 10.7 cm. (sheet).

Destruction of the R.R. bridge, over the Monocacy River near Frederick, Maryland.

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Destruction of the R.R. bridge, over the Monocacy River near Frederick, Maryland. LOC Summary: Scene depicts damage caused by Confederate raid. Date Created/Published: 1864 July 9.

A new batch at Andersonville.

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A new batch at Andersonville. Date Created/Published: between 1864 February and 1865 April. LOC original medium: 1 drawing on orange paper : pencil ; 23.6 x 31.8 cm. (sheet).

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