Siege of Yorktown
Our Army before Yorktown
Caption: Our army before Yorktown, Virginia – From a sketch by Mr. A.R. Waud and Mr. W. Homer. (See page 283 [for related story].)
The collection of images includes:
- Rebel Works seen from Gen. Porters Division;
- Reconnoissance [sic] in force by Gen. Gorman;
- Assault on Rebel batt[er]y at Lee's Mills by 3d Vermont Volunteers;
- The enemy's works near Yorktown;
- The Ocean Queen conveying troops to Yorktown;
- Berdan's Sharpshooters picking off the enemy's gunners;
- Religious services in camp of 61st. N.Y. Volunteers.
Source: Illustration from Harper's Weekly, May 3, 1862, pages 280-281.