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Call Number/Catalog Number 1950.001.29
Title The Camp of the Rhode Island Regiments, Near Washington, D.C.--Review of Troops and Artillery Evolutions
Collection Delos Smith Print Collection
Description Large (9.5" x 20.25") print across two page-spread from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, edition of July 6, 1861. Caption states that print is "from a sketch by our Special Artist accompanying General McDowell's Command." On the same page are two additional images: "[missing] Now Mounted at Fort Corcoran, the Quarters of the Sixty-Ninth Regiment, N.Y.S.M., at Arlington, Va." and "Reconnoissance by Col. Max Weber's Turner Rifles in the Vicinity of Newmarket Bridge, on the Road to Yorktown, Va." Partially mounted on pasteboard.
Date 1861
Object Name Print
Notes FRAGILE. The print was originally mounted on pasteboard and folded; it has separated along the fold and is now in 2 pieces.