Battle of Seven Pines

Sketches around the Fair Oaks battle field

Black-and-white illustration from New York Illustrated News (June 28, 1862) showing sketches around the Fair Oaks battle field at the Battle at Fair Oaks (Seven Pines) during the American Civil War.

Caption: Sketches around the Fair Oaks battle field. By our special artist, A Lumley. See page 123 [for related story].

Scenes include:

  1. 3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry crossing [railroad] bridge over the Chickahominy River.
  2. Sleeping on the battle field.
  3. Sending rebel prisoners north from Fair Oak.
  4. Marching through swamp.

Source: Illustration from New York Illustrated News, June 28, 1862, page [113].

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Last Updated: July 12, 2012