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[The Wilderness Battlefield, near Spotsylvania, Virginia]

Artist:
Unknown (American)
Date:
1865 (?)
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 12.7 x 8.3 cm (5 x 3 1/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1255
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso TC: "Bones of dead - north of Orange Plank Road // 71 // Wilderness # 25"; Stamped in blue ink on print verso, BR: "Art Department // The Century Co."
Frederick Hill Meserve Collection; [Paul Katz]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Fort Worth, Tex. Amon Carter Museum of American Art. "Photography in Nineteenth Century America," October 26, 1991–January 5, 1992.

Amherst, Mass. Mead Art Museum, Amherst College. "Photography in Nineteenth Century America," February 1, 1992–March 29, 1992.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," April 2, 2013–September 2, 2013.

Gibbes Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," September 27, 2013–January 5, 2014.

New Orleans Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," January 31, 2014–May 4, 2014.

See also L.1995.2.135a-c and L.1995.2.265.1-.21
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