Archive Record

Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 1991.044.012
Description Drawing - "The new iron bridge at Chattanooga." View looking south from the Walnut Street Bridge. Stone pilings taper smaller to opposite shore, Bluff, Chattanooga, Cameron Hill, and Lookout Mountain. Theodore R. Davis drawing.

During the Civil War, Davis sketched in Chattanooga for Harper's Weekly. He returned again in the 1890s, resketching the same areas.
Date 1891 circa
Extent of Description 11.13" x 17.38"
Framed size: 21.00" x 27.75"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Art
Accession number 1991.044