Exhibitions/ Art Object

New York Herald Correspondents in Field

Artist:
Unknown (American)
Date:
1862
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 9 5/8 × 13 7/16 in. (24.5 × 34.2 cm) Mount: 12 3/16 in. × 15 9/16 in. (31 × 39.5 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1124
Not on view
Signature: Label on verso: "New York Herald Correspondents in Field, 1862"
Inscribed on mount: "284 / Headquarters New York Herald in the Field with the Army of the Potomac. Near Culpeper, Va."

Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto BC: " Head Quarters New York Herald in the field with the // Army of the Potomac. near Culpeper Va."; Inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TC: " 9 1/2 x 13 1/2"; Printed in purple ink on label affixed to mount, verso BL: " "New York Herald Correspondents in Field, 1862 [sideways]";
Frederick Hill Meserve Collection; [Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont, June 10, 1984]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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