Back to top

Escape of the C.S.S. Nashville through the Beaufort, North Carolina blockade, March 17-18, 1862, artist's impression

Scanned by: 
Don Sailer, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
06/20/2011
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, March 16, 2012.
Image type: 
engraving
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
Original caption: 
The War in North Carolina - Escape of the rebel steamer Nashville, from the harbor at Beaufort, N.C. on the night of the 17th of March - futile pursuit of the blockading barque Gemsbok and steamer Cambridge - from a sketch by an officer of the Gemsbok
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, April 12, 1862, p. 352.