James Bowen's photos with the Historic Site

Officers Mess, Alcatraz

Officers Mess, Alcatraz
Added on April  6, 2010

Old North Bridge

Old North Bridge
The American Revolutionary War went from a talking war to a shooting war here.
Added on February 19, 2010

Springfield Armory

Springfield Armory
Added on February 15, 2010

Rural Massachusetts

Rural Massachusetts
Added on February 19, 2010

William Smith's Farmhouse

William Smith's Farmhouse
William Smith was one of the first American casulaties of the War of Independence. He lived here.
Added on February 19, 2010

Officers Mess, Alcatraz

Officers Mess, Alcatraz
Added on April  6, 2010

Governors House, Alcatraz

Governors House, Alcatraz
The governor of Alczatraz lived here.
Added on April  6, 2010

Golden Spike

Golden Spike
This might look like a simple railroad, but it was here that the first transcontinental railroad in America was completed
Added on October 27, 2009

Bennett Place State Historic Site

Bennett Place State Historic Site
This homestead is where the biggest surrender of Confederate troups occured during the American Civil War.
Added on June  1, 2008

Stone Bridge, Bull Run

Stone Bridge, Bull Run
The Union troops crossed this bridge at the First Battle of Bull Run. When they were repulsed and retreated over this bridge, it was supposed to be absolute chaos.

The Confederacy would later destroy the bridge. It was rebuilt after the Civil War.
Added on February 15, 2008

British Positions, Yorktown

British Positions, Yorktown
Added on February 10, 2008

Bull Run, Manassas

Bull Run, Manassas
Added on February 15, 2008

Judith Henry's House, Manassas

Judith Henry's House, Manassas
One of the first battles of the American Civil War took place in Judith Henry's fields. She was killed in the crossfire, aged 85.
Added on February 15, 2008

Fredericksburg Memorial

Fredericksburg Memorial
The Battle of Fredericksburg was a rout for Union forces. They launched an attack on superior positions, with dire consequences for their forces.

After several days of the battle, a Confederate doctor , Richard Kirkland, walked onto the battlefield to te…
Added on September  4, 2007