Photo, Print, Drawing Through the wilderness / E. Forbes.

[ digital file from original print ]

About this Item

Title
Through the wilderness / E. Forbes.
Summary
Print shows an artillery six-horse team with mounted soldiers dragging a caisson and cannon through mud on a dirt road along the edge of a forest; while the horses hooves are clean, the wagon wheels are heavily caked with mud. Also shows a dead horse just off the trail, in the lower left foreground.
Contributor Names
Forbes, Edwin, 1839-1895, etcher
Created / Published
[New York] : [Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay Street, New York], [1876]
Subject Headings
-  Horse artillery--1860-1870
-  Horse teams--1860-1870
-  Soldiers--Union--1860-1870
-  Mud--1860-1870
-  Dirt roads--1860-1870
-  Forests--1860-1870
-  Dead animals--1860-1870
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union
Headings
Etchings--1870-1880.
Proofs--1870-1880.
Genre
Proofs--1870-1880
Etchings--1870-1880
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  Signed on plate on lower left corner.
-  Printed at bottom center: Plate 3.
-  Publication date based on copyright statement on item.
-  Stamped on verso: L.C. Hubbard Collection.
-  Inscribed in pencil on verso: Hubbard 3050-4.
-  From: Life Studies of the Great Army, plate 3.
-  Series title not noted in Hubbard Collection catalog.
-  Series title taken from online source: The University of Alabama Libraries' Digital Archives.
-  Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).
-  Forms part of: Gardiner Greene Hubbard collection (Library of Congress).
Medium
1 print : etching ; sheet 48.2 x 60.4 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
PGA - Forbes (E.)--Through the wilderness (B size) [P&P]
Source Collection
Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
pga 06740 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.06740
Library of Congress Control Number
2017657796
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-pga-06740 (digital file from original print)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2017657796
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Forbes, Edwin, Etcher. Through the wilderness / E. Forbes. United States, 1876. [New York: Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay Street, New York] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017657796/.

APA citation style:

Forbes, E. (1876) Through the wilderness / E. Forbes. United States, 1876. [New York: Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay Street, New York] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017657796/.

MLA citation style:

Forbes, Edwin, Etcher. Through the wilderness / E. Forbes. [New York: Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay Street, New York] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017657796/>.

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