Holy Water Font

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0050
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Illustration Consolation

Date:
1861-1865

Louis E. Hurlbut, Company K, 2nd Regiment ,Vermont carried this illustration into war. It was depicts a Catholic nun reading to a wounded solider, and was intended to consoling the sick and wounded. It has “Sister Mary Antonia” written in pencil on lower half of reverse.

Description (physical):

Paper. L 10.2, W 6.1 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0080
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park