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Iowa Falls | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society

Drawing

Iowa Falls

Iowa Falls | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society
An image from a sketchbook of the town of Iowa Falls. There is a fence in the foreground and buildings in the background.
DESCRIPTION
An image from a sketchbook of the town of Iowa Falls. There is a fence in the foreground and buildings in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:32972
Creation Date: 1866
Creator Name:Simplot, Alexander
City:Iowa falls
County:
State:Iowa
Collection Name:Simplot, A. (Alexander), 1837-1914 : A. Simplot papers and drawings, 1866-1911
Genre:Drawing
Original Format Type:drawings
Original Format Number:PH 1558.23d
Original Dimensions:5.5 x 3.25 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. This image is post Civil War.
SUBJECTS
Trees
Dwellings
Cities and towns
Landscape
Fences
Fields (Agriculture)

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