Historical Images of Philadelphia
Winans Steam Gun
Captured by Colonel Jones on the Way to Harper's Ferry
Image shows an engineer standing on the platform of the gun next to the tall chimney stack. A group of eight men look on in interest on the left hand side, and standing near the pointed front end stands a gentleman wearing a dress coat and top hat and another man.
Wood engraving from photograph. Published in Harper's Weekly, May 25, 1861.
HMI Civil War Box 1
Print and Picture Collection