Camp Massachusetts Sixth Regiment Volunteers, Suffolk, Virginia

John Henry Bufford, American, 1810 - 1870



Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Plate: 12 5/8 × 21 7/16 in. (32 × 54.4 cm)

Sheet: 19 5/16 × 27 3/16 in. (49 × 69.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller



I. C. Eastman, Bookseller and Stationer, Lowell, Massachusetts


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, lower right: J.H. BUFFORD'S LITH.; inscribed in bottom center margin: Entered According to Act of Congress in the Year 1863 by I.C. Eastman in the Clerks Office of the Dist. Court of Mass.; lower left margin: 1. Col. Follansbee's & Field & Staff Officers Quarters; 2. Mass. 7th Battery Capt. Davis; 3. Fort Halleck; lower center margin: 4. Line officers Quarters; 8. Fort McClellan; 10. Petersburg R.R.; 5. Commissary; lower right margin: 6. Battery Mass. 7. Fort Union 913th Indiana Regt; 11. Brest Works; lower center: Camp of Massachusetts Sixth Reg.t Volns Suffolk, Va.; Below Title, Center: Published by I.C. Eastman Bookseller & Stationer Lowell Mass./ From an original drawing in possession of Col. A.S. Follansbee

Course History

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-March 21, 1976.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.


Acquired Downtown Gallery, New York, May 17, 1933; sold to Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (1874-1948), New York, May 18, 1933; given to present collection, 1935.

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