View Of Fort Warren Boston Harbor / Interior Of The Fort

Date:
December 7, 1861
Publisher/Studio:
New York: Harper's Weekly

The cover of the December 7, 1861 issue of Harper's Weekly. The top illustration depicts Boston's Fort Warren. The bottom illustration shows troops standing at attention before an officer inside the fort. The military was especially active at this time, since the American Civil War had begun on April 12, 1861.

Description (physical):

H: 16 1/2", W: 11 3/8"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0006
Institution:
American Heritage Archives