Headquarters, Yorktown, Virginia

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Collection Emelia Scloerb Guenther
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Albumen print on carte de visite stock with printed gold border of Camp Winfield Scott.
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. 367/Headquarters, Camp Winfield Scott,/Near Yorktown, May 3, 1862
Year Range from 1862
Event Civil War
Film Size 4" x 5"
Year range to 1862
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Neg # 12030
Notes View of General George B. McClellan's headquarters at Camp Winfield Scott, near Yorktown, Virginia. The image shows the camp from the head of a company street: wall tents line the street with brush arbors in front, a Sibley tent and a few more wall tents are near the center, and in the foreground is a hitching rail with several horses, six soldiers, saddles and other supplies.
Object ID P2000.28.96
Object Name carte de visite
People McClellan, George Brinton
Place Yorktown, VA
Print size 4 " x 2 1/2"
Subjects Civil War
Title Headquarters, Yorktown, Virginia
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