“Our Watering Places—The Empty Sleeve at Newport”

Winslow Homer. From Harper's Weekly, August 26, 1865.

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This illustration of a couple at a seaside resort after the Civil War suggests the enduring impact of the war on social and, particularly, gender roles.

Metadata Details
Item Type Magazine Article
Title Our Watering Places—The Empty Sleeve at Newport
Publication Title Harper's Weekly
Short Title The Empty Sleeve, 1865
Creator Winslow Homer
Publication Date August 26, 1865
Volume Vol. 9
Pages p. 532
Call Number folio A 5 .392
Location General Collections 2nd floor