Magazine and Guardhouse

Dublin Core

Title

Magazine and Guardhouse

Subject

Powder Magazine (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 12. Building 09.
Powder magazines - Virginia - Williamsburg
Overly, Charles H.

Description

Recto and verso of postcard featuring an illustration of the Powder Magazine and Guardhouse drawn by Charles H. Overly.

The caption reads: "In colonial times, the Magazine housed arms for the defense of Virginia. This building and the reconstructed Guardhouse have been equipped with weapons of the French and Indian War period and are open to the public."

Creator

Charles H. Overly for The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Date

ca. 1950s

Is Part Of

Postcard Collection

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

AVPC-424-R
AVPC-424-V

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Citation

Charles H. Overly for The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, “Magazine and Guardhouse,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed May 24, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/646.