Jacob L. Bechtel
This drawing of a log hut with a smoking chimney and two individuals standing inside the doorway has the following pencil inscription, “Winter Quarters on the Rapidan”. It was drawn on half of piece of foolscap and tri-folded. The artist, Jacob L. Bechtel, was a member of the 59th New York Volunteers.
Paper, pencil. L 19.8, W 12.7 cm
1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Gettysburg National Military Park