Battle of First Bull Run Online Exhibit

Lieutenant Tompkins Returning from a Scouting Expedition

Black-and-white illustration from New York Illustrated News of mounted soldiers returning to camp.

Caption: Lieutenant Tompkins, Company B. Second U.S. Cavalry, Returning from a Scouting Expedition. From a sketch by our special artist, A.R. Waud. See page 234 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from New York Illustrated News, August 12, 1861, page 228.

Previous | Next

Last Updated: August 7, 2012