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"'Fall In For Soup' - Company Mess," Edwin Forbes, copper plate etching, 1876, zoomable image

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/16/2013
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, August 9, 2013.
Image type: 
engraving
Original caption: 
A scene in winter camp, giving a general idea of the style of huts built and occupied by the troops. A wagon train is coming down the hill from the distant camp on its way to the depot for forage.
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 20.
Source note: 
Privately published. The complete set of forty plates sold for $50.00 in 1876. 
How to Cite This Page: ""'Fall In For Soup' - Company Mess," Edwin Forbes, copper plate etching, 1876, zoomable image," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/40790.