Drawing

Date:
c. 1863
Creator:
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.

Description (physical):

Paper, pencil. L 19.8, W 12.7 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0019
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park