Battle of Seven Pines

Burying the Dead and Burning Horses

Black-and-white illustration from Harper's Weekly (July 19, 1862) showing the army Potomac burying dead and burning horses at the Battle at Fair Oaks (Seven Pines) during the American Civil War.

Caption: The army of the Potomac-Burying dead and burning horses at Fairoaks Station, Virginia.-Sketched by Mr. A. R. Waud. (See page 463 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from Harper's Weekly, July 19, 1862, page 453.

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Last Updated: July 12, 2012