Hand colored print from Harper's Weekly, May 1862 depicting the capture of New Orleans during the War Between the States. St. Louis Cathedral, The Cabildo and Jackson Square can be seen on the riverfront along with numerous merchant ships and warships. Lake Pontchartrain is seen on the horizon with the rosy hint of sunset. Presented in a gilt frame ready for hanging. Frame is 14 in high X 20 in wide. Actual Harper's Weekly page is 10 in high X 15 in wide.