The scene illustrated is along the streets of Wilmington after the capture of Harnett by British commander, Major Craig. The enhanced version of this drawing has been used to illustrate the article “The Price of Leadership.”
Sponsor of this site Sam Hummel and wife Anne have employed an artist to prepare an oil painting based on this scene. It will be made available in the near future by the Hummels for display.
The above drawing was copied from the original black and white illustration by Don J. Long.
Below is a photographed copy of the narrative that is placed below the enhanced version of the above illustration in the Cornelius Harnett Memorial Display.