[Blanket boats]

A.J. RussellJuly 1863

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

View of several blanket boats, each with two men, floating in the Potomac River, as a group of men stand on the riverbank to observe. Several more blanket boats rest on the riverbank, with men scattered amongst them on the shore.


  • Title: [Blanket boats]
  • Creator: A.J. Russell
  • Date Created: July 1863
  • Location Created: Virginia, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 15.2 × 20.3 cm (6 × 8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.1370.72
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: A.J. Russell (American, 1830 - 1902)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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