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Strother, David Hunter 1816-1888

Overview
Works: 93 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 3,431 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Personal narratives  Diaries  Biography  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Personal narratives‡vConfederate 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PS2162, 973.782
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A Virginia Yankee in the Civil War the diaries of David Hunter Strother by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Civil War diaries of David Hunter Strother, known better to his contemporaries as ""Porte Crayon,"" chronicle his three years of service in the Union army with the same cogency and eye for detail that made him one of the most popular writers and illustrators in America in his time. A Virginian strongly opposed to secession, Strother joined the Federal army as a civilian topographer in July of 1861 and was soon commissioned, rising eventually to the rank of brigadier general. He served under a succession of commanders, including Generals Patterson, Banks, Pope, and McClellan, winning their
Virginia illustrated : containing a visit to the Virginian Canaan, and the adventures of Porte Crayon and his cousins by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
27 editions published between 1857 and 2007 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Old South by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Old South illustrated by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Blackwater chronicle a narrative of an expedition into the land of Canaan in Randolph County, Virginia ... by Philip Pendleton Kennedy ( )
13 editions published between 1853 and 2002 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swallow barn; or, A sojourn in the Old Dominion by John Pendleton Kennedy ( Book )
10 editions published between 1852 and 2010 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The farmer and soldier by L. H Sigourney ( )
2 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Hunter Strother : "one of the best draughtsmen the country possesses" by John A Cuthbert ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes a section on North Carolina (p. 110-117) which displays and discusses illustrations of fisheries on the Albemarle Sound and gold mining in the Piedmont region
Scenes in the life of General Scott ( )
2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical address delivered by Gen. David Hunter Strother at Berkeley Springs, W. Va. : at the centennial celebration, July 4, 1876 by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
2 editions published between 1876 and 1973 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batteaux : that old time boating on the James ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The capital of West Virginia and the Great Kanawha Valley; advantages, resources and prospects by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrated life of General Winfield Scott, commander-in-chief of the army in Mexico ( Book )
3 editions published between 1847 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traveling through time : an illustrated guide to the historic mountains of West Virginia and Virginia by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of General Winfield Scott by Edward Deering Mansfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With Sigel at New Market--the diary of Colonel D.H. Strother by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A winter in the South by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1857, author Strother, his wife and daughter traveled around the southern United States. A winter in the South is his fictionalized account of these travels. He uses the character Squire Anthony Broadacre, a Virginian, to describe the scenes of the South in words and in pictures
A summer in New England by David Hunter Strother ( Book )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Crayon, Porte, 1816-1888
David Hunter Strother
Hunter Strother, David, 1816-1888
Porte Crayon
Porte Crayon 1816-1888
Strother, D. H. (David Hunter), 1816-1888
Languages
English (122)
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