The Army of the Potomac

John Badger Bachelder, American, 1825 - 1894



Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Sheet: 21 3/4 × 28 in. (55.2 × 71.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



John Henry Bufford


J. B. Bachelder, Boston, Massachusetts


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, lower left: FROM NATURE BY JNO. B. BACHELDER; lower right: LITH OF J. H. BUFFORD, BOSTON; lower center: Entered According to Act of Congress in the yea 1863 J.B. Bachelder, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court Massachusetts. / The Army of the Potomac. / THE WAGON TRAINS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC EN ROUTE FROM CHICKAHOMINY TO JAMES RIVER VA. DURING THE SEVEN DAYS FIGHT / (FORDING BEAR CREEK ONE MILE BELOW SAVAGE STATION) / JUNE 29TH 1862; lower right: Published by J.B. Bachelder / 123 Washington St. Boston Mass.

Exhibition History

On the Road, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 11-February 8, 1984.


Raymond G. Clifton (1895-1968), Pine Cupboard Antique Shop, Franklin, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1964.

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