Siege of Yorktown

Headquarters of Gen. Heintzelman, near Hampton Bridge

Black and white illustration from Leslie's Illutrated News (May 3, 1862) of General Heintzelman's headquarters, near Hampton Bridge.

Caption: The war in Virginia – Headquarters of Gen. Heintzelman, near Hampton Bridge, April 3 – From a sketch by our special artist, E.S. Hall.

Labeled areas: 1. telegraph operator's tent, 2. general's tent, and 3. buildings destroyed by rebels

Source: Illustration from Leslie's Illustrated News, May 3, 1862, page 13.

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Last Updated: July 10, 2012