[Interior of a Hospital Car]

Historical Images of Philadelphia Americana
[Interior of a Hospital Car]

Item Info

Item No: pdca00035
Title: [Interior of a Hospital Car]
Media Type: Engravings
Source: Print and Picture Collection

HMI Civil War 1


Wood engraving published in Harper's Weekly, Feb. 27, 1864.

Image shows the interior of a hospital car. A uniformed soldier leans against the wall on the right and another is seated opposite him with an arm in a sling. The carriage is lined with rows of wooden bunk beds occupied by soldiers.

Creation Year: ca. 1864
Creator Name: Davis, Theodore R. - Engraver