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Catalog Number 1954.8.40
Title Harper's Weekly Illustrations of Hampton Sites
Collection Darling Family Collection
Object Type Newspaper
Date June 29, 1861
Description/Scope & Content Page 406, Harper's Weekly, June 29, 1861 edition, with several images of Hampton landmarks:
-"John Tyler's Residence [Villa Margaret], Hampton, Virginia.--Photographed by [George] Stacy."
-"Gun-Yard Under the Walls of Fortress Monroe.--Photographed by [George] Stacy."
-"Chesapeake Female College--Head-Quarters of Gen. Pierce.--Phot. by [George] Stacy."
-"Shot and Shell Piled Under the Walls of Fortress Monroe.--Photographed by [George] Stacy."
-"The Only Entrance to Fortress Monroe.--[Sketched by our Special Artist.]
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Related units of description Images based on photographs of George Stacy, in collection of Library of Congress.
Villa Margaret: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2009631322
Gun Yard at Fortress Monroe: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2009630934
Chesapeake Hospital: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2009630937
Shot and Shell: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2009630933
People Stacy, George
Tyler, John
Pierce, Gen.
Topics Fort Monroe
Civil War
Place Names District--Fort Monroe
Structure--Villa Margaret
Structure--Soldiers Home (Chesapeake Female College)
Structure--Main Gate
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