Pulling the Cannon
FES Title: redrawing, pulling cannon
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Date: 02/08/1901
Size: 18.5″H x 12.25″W
Medium: oil-on-board
Type: illustration
Published: Brady, Cyrus Townsend. “Colonial Fighters at Louisbourg.” McClure’s Magazine, September 1901: 463.
caption: Some 200 men were attached to each sledge by breast straps and ropes, and the guns were dragged over the marshes
Inscription: lm: F.E.S.
Comments: TP 3/28/02; Form 11/4/02; index; edit
Backed with paper
Commentary: This is the image as it was redrawn. See #30 for commentary.
Provenance: James and Irene Collins, Wilmington, Delaware; private collection