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"A Cavalry Charge," Edwin Forbes, copper plate etching, 1876, detail, zoomable image

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/08/2013
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, July 19, 2013.
Image type: 
engraving
Original caption: 
A Cavalry Charge. An advance against the enemy's guns, which are posted on the hill. The enemy's line has met the charge, and is trying to save the guns, which are hurrying to the rear.
Source citation: 
Edwin Forbes, Life Studies of the Great Army, A Historical Work of Art in Copper-Plate Etching ...(New York: Edwin Forbes, 1876), plate 27.
Source note: 
Cropped from the larger image, also available at http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/40598
Privately published. The complete set of forty plates sold for $50.00 in 1876. 
How to Cite This Page: ""A Cavalry Charge," Edwin Forbes, copper plate etching, 1876, detail, zoomable image," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/40599.