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"Camp Sargent," Encampment of the Boston Light Infantry at Springfield, Mass., July 1840

GC002.02.035 (RS129838)

Description

This lithograph depicts a detailed view of the encampment, showing soldiers at attention, tents, and people watching.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1840-07
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1923-05-03
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
12.5x 15.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 35OVR
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Mr. B. Stevens, 1923
GUSN
198944
Reference Code
GC002.02.035

Record details

Originator
Burt, James (Artist)
Champney, Benjamin, 1817-1907 (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
army camps
infantries
soldiers
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Places
Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 31-40
Physical Access Restrictions
Good -- has been restored, a sizable tear has been mended; discolored, brown

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