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Creator Role

draftsman and illustrator

Description

Steel engraving: ""Retreat of the Confederates from Shiloh."" This work is likely a reproduction removed from a book. In the foreground, there is a solider and horse lying down wounded. In the center of the image, there are four wounded soldiers walking from the battle. There is one solider riding a horse. Two covered wagons are also depicted.

Description Source

Getty Images, https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/retreat-of-the-confederates-from-shiloh-the-battle-of-news-photo/1151165679?adppopup=true, accessed on February 18th 2020

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1878

Measurement

7 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

lithographic engraving (printing process)

Inscription

recto, bottom center: "Retreat of the Confederates from Shiloh"

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

lithographic engravings (prints)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Source

From ""Our Country: a Household History for All Readers, from the Discovery of America to the Present Time"", Volume 3, by Benson J. Lossing. [Johnson & Miles, New York, 1878].

ID

1341

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Retreat of the Confederates from Shiloh

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