Archive Record

Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 1991.044.018
Description Drawing - "General Grant's Headquarters in Chattanooga 1863". Clapboard home in center, smoke coming out of chimney. Tents and soldiers on left. Cameron Hill and Lookout Mountain in background. Artist - Theodore R. Davis.

During the Civil War, Davis sketched in Chattanooga for Harper's Weekly. He returned again in the 1890s, resketching the same areas.
Date 1863
Extent of Description 7.00" x 11.00"
Framed size: 17.25" x 21.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Art
Accession number 1991.044