Union Supply Train, 1862-65

Description

Captioned, The supply train, shows two black wagoneers with whips leading a mule (?)-drawn covered wagon; other wagons follow, and a white Union soldier can be seen behind the lead wagon.

Source

Edwin Forbes, Life Studies of the Great Army. A historical work of art, in copper-plate etching . . .illustrating the life of the Union Armies during the years 1862-'3-'4'-5 (New York, E. Forbes, 1876), plate 31 (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

plate31

Citation

"Union Supply Train, 1862-65", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed June 2, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/795
Captioned, The supply train, shows two black wagoneers with whips leading a mule (?)-drawn covered wagon; other wagons follow, and a white Union soldier can be seen behind the lead wagon.
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