Archive Record

Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 1991.044.021
Description Drawing - "Chattanooga Waterworks" - View from across river, Chattanooga is on left river boat on right. Foreground two men working on river bank - one carrying tripod, another holding a pole, machinery on left. Riverboat in background. 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 1890
Extent of Description 6.25" x 7.50"
Framed size: 16.25" x 17.50"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Art
Accession number 1991.044