Our Watering Places - The Empty Sleeve at Newport, from Harper's Weekly, August 26, 1865

Winslow Homer, American, 1836 - 1910


published August 26, 1865

Wood engraving

Impression: 9 × 13 3/4 in. (22.9 × 34.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Appleton 1792 Memorial Fund



Harper's Weekly


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

HIST 27, WGST 23, Gender and Power in American History from the Colonial Period to the Civil War, Leslie Butler, Spring 2012

ENGL 29, American Fiction to 1900, Colleen Boggs, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 43, "Bringing the Thing Home" The Aftermath of the War Between the States in Consumer-Driven Art, Virginia F. Deaton, Class of 2009, Homma Family Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 18-April 13, 2008.

Winslow Homer and the American Civil War, Israel Sack Gallery [American Works on Paper wall], Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October-December 2012.


Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1944.

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