Siege of Yorktown
Yorktown, Gloucester, and scenes in the camps before Yorktown
Caption: Yorktown, Gloucester and scenes in the camp before Yorktown. -Sketched by Mr. A.R. Waud. (See page 299 [for related story].)
- Gloucester from River [additional labels: redoubt, water battery, sandbags on top of earthworks, rebel headquarters, men at work on a new battery].
- Yorktown from the River [additional labels: sally port, water battery, cotton bales on dock, distant rebel works].
- Rebel fortifications near Wynnes Mill [additional labels: stockade of pointed stakes, rebel camp, covered-way].
- Portion of Rebel Battery at Wynnes Mill [the gun which wounded Lieut. Wagner] ; Baxter's Zouaves making a road through the woods in front of Yorktown.
Source: Illustration from Harper's Weekly , May 10, 1862, pages 296-297.