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The execution of Captain Wirz at Washington.

Image ID: 814441

The execution of Captain Wirz at Washington. (c1876)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The execution of Captain Wirz at Washington.


: Ransom, Fletcher C. (Fletcher Charles), 1870-1943 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Peters, G. W. -- Engraver

Published Date

: c1876

Depicted Date

: 1865

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 12 x 13 cm. (4 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Drawn by F. C. Ransom from a photograph."

Original Source

: From Popular history of the United States, from the first discovery of the western hemisphere by the Northmen to the end of the Civil War. (New York : Scribner, c1876-1881) Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Punishments -- hanging

Source Description

: 1 folder (40 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 814441

Record ID

: 713159

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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