This is an original 1862 black and white in-text wood engraving of a view of the Chesapeake Bay and James River area including Union-controlled Fort Monroe during the American Civil War.
This 152+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light foxing and aging. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is an original center crease. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Period Paper is pleased to offer an unusual and rare collection of Civil War era wood engravings and advertising from the New York Illustrated News. This collection will be of interest to historians of the American Civil War and collectors of original Civil War memorabilia.