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Steel engraving: ""Lt. Cushing's Attack on the Albemarle."" This print is probably related to on an engraving by A. Stachic. In the foreground, there is a depiction of violent seas. In the center of the image, there is a depiction of a boat with four soldiers on it. Three soldiers are depicted as being wounded. While another solider appears to jumping overboard. There is a fifth solider depicted falling, having already left the vessel. In the background, there is a lot of smoke and a partially obscured fortress.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
7 1/2"" X 10 5/8""
Materials and Techniques Display
lithographic engraving (printing process)
Recto bottom "LIEUTENANT CUSHING'S ATTACK ON THE "ALBEMARLE""
North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Southern States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
lithographic engravings (prints)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Removed from Cassellï¿½s History of the United States, volume 3.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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