Frederick E. Ransom Sketchbook, 1874-1882

Title

Frederick E. Ransom Sketchbook, 1874-1882

Subject

Ransom, Frederick Eugene
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Ransom, Thomas Edwin Greenfield, 1834-1864
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 11th (1861-1865)
Fort Donelson, Battle of (Tennessee : 1862)
Atlanta Campaign (1864)

Big Black River, Battle of (Mississippi : 1863)

American Civil War (1861-1865)
Art and war

Description

This sketchbook, prepared after the war, contains approximately 100 pen and ink sketches depicting Civil War army life, battles, prison conditions, equipment and military dress. It also includes miscellaneous poems, quotations and civil and military facts including an essay titled "Army Life of Regulars," a brief history of the 11th Illinois Infantry, and copies of general orders and letters of Brigadier General T. E. Ransom.

Creator

Ransom, Frederick E.

Source

SC 1236

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1874-1882

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

514245

Status

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Weight

2000

Original Format

pen and ink
200 p.
20.5 x 32.5 cm

Citation

Ransom, Frederick E., “Frederick E. Ransom Sketchbook, 1874-1882,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed August 16, 2018, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/21615.