THE CIVIL WAR
Robinson House House, Bull Run Battlefield

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Collection Emelia Scloerb Guenther
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Description Albumen print on carte de visite stock with printed gold border of the Robinson House. MARKS, Front: Entered according to an Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by Barnard & Gibson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia.
MARKS, back: Brady's Album Gallery./No. 319/Robinson House,/Near which Rickett's Battery was captured at the Battle of Bull Run.
Year Range from 1862
Event Civil War
Year range to 1866
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Angular view of the the Robinson House on the Bull Run Battlefield near Manassas, Virginia. The house is is possibly a single pen cabin that is covered with clapboards, a porch runs along the side and half of it is enclosed with doors leading to both, a door is on the gable side and a small window in the loft. An exterior chimney can be seen at the back of the house at the gable end. The Robinson House was located on a hill south of the Warrenton Turnpike and was the scene of heavy fighting during the battle.
Object ID P2000.28.91
Object Name carte de visite
Place Manassas, VA
Print size 4 " x 2 1/2"
Subjects Civil War
Battlefields
Houses
Title Robinson House House, Bull Run Battlefield
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