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Image: The War for the Union, 1862—A Cavalry Charge

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The War for the Union, 1862—A Cavalry Charge

19th century
342 x 521 mm (13.5 x 20.5 in.)

Winslow Homer, American, (1836–1910)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Wood engraving with printed text on verso on wove paper
Print impression quality: Fair
Edition: Published in “Harper’s Weekly” 5 July 1862, pp. 424–25
Marks: Signed in composition, lower left: “Homer del”
Bibliography: Cowdrey 74; Beam 95; Goodrich 40.
Credit Line: Gift of Susan Swallow, 1939
Accession Number: 1939.3.14

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • Civil War era
  • civil wars - Wars between different sections or parties of the same nation. W [January 1991 scope note added; alternate term added. November 1990 descriptor moved. 19900191 descriptor changed, was "civil war".]
  • horses
  • military
  • U.S. Civil War

  • image Dimensions: 342 x 521 mm (13.5 x 20.5 in.)

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