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Catalog Number 1999.24.2
Title Incidents of the Naval Review at Fortress Monroe
Collection General Collection
Object Type Print
Date 1880
Description/Scope & Content Print showing "Incidents of the Naval Review at Fortress Monroe.--From Sketches by J. O. Davidson." Print on page 772 of Harper's Weekly, December 4, 1880. The scenes depicted include "View of the Fleet", "Cheering the President", "Presentation of Medals", "Landing on Beach", "Ball at Hygeia House", "Naval and Military Review by the President in the Fort", "Review of Sailors on the Beach", "Repeating Canon", and "Boat Race". The reverse side contains several news stories.
People Wool, John E., General
Topics Civil War
Fort Monroe
Place Names District--Fort Monroe
Structure--Hygeia Hotel (First)