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Battle of Corinth | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society

Drawing

Battle of Corinth

Battle of Corinth | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society
"Combined Confederate attack upon [Batteries] Robinette and Davis the attack on Battery Robinette being defeated and that on Davis resulting in the defeat and flight of our Soldiers and the possession of the Battery (Davis) by the Confederates." During the Battle of Corinth. Drawing includes a rural landscape with one man on a horse followed by a group of soldiers running behind.
DESCRIPTION
"Combined Confederate attack upon [Batteries] Robinette and Davis the attack on Battery Robinette being defeated and that on Davis resulting in the defeat and flight of our Soldiers and the possession of the Battery (Davis) by the Confederates." During the Battle of Corinth. Drawing includes a rural landscape with one man on a horse followed by a group of soldiers running behind.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:32888
Creation Date: October 03 1862
Creator Name:Simplot, Alexander
City:Corinth
County:
State:Mississippi
Collection Name:Simplot, A. (Alexander), 1837-1914 : A. Simplot papers and drawings, 1866-1911
Genre:Drawing
Original Format Type:drawings
Original Format Number:PH 1558.8
Original Dimensions:11 x 8.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alexander Simplot became well known during the Civil War for furnishing many of the sketches used by Harper's Weekly in their coverage of the war. Because of his location, Simplot primarily covered the war on the Mississippi River and Missouri. Working primarily in pencil, he captured the flavor of the war in the Transmississippi. He was the only artist on hand to cover the Battle of Memphis which took place on June 6, 1862.
SUBJECTS
Hills
Battlefields
Buildings
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Civil War, 1861-1865
War
Fortification
Horses
Battles

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