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Secession Incident, Alumni Hall, Yale College, New Haven, Connecticut, January 20, 1861, artist's impression

Scanned by: 
David Gillespie, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
06/20/2009
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, December 5, 2010.
Image type: 
engraving
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
Original caption: 
Alumni Hall, Yale College, as it appeared on the morning of Sunday, Jan 20th, the Secession Flag, planted there by the Southern students, flying from one of its turrets - From a sketch by our correspondent.
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, February 22, 1861, p. 173.