Archive Record

Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 1991.044.023
Description Drawing - "The House where the Governor of North Carolina remarked". Artist - Theodore R. Davis. Plantation house with four two-story columns, flag flying from the second story. Out buildings seen to right and left. Three soldiers and two horses on front left.

During the Civil War, Davis sketched in Chattanooga for Harper's Weekly. He returned again in the 1890s, resketching the same areas.
Date 1865 circa
Extent of Description 6.75" x 5.25
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Art
Accession number 1991.044