Exhibitions/ Art Object

General J. E. Smith and Indians

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady (American, born Ireland, 1823?–1896 New York)
Date:
1870s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 6 15/16 × 7 15/16 in. (17.6 × 20.1 cm) Mount: 10 13/16 × 13 7/8 in. (27.5 × 35.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1238
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, BC: "Gen'l. Smith // Black Hawk Mr. Beauvais // Red Dog // Sky Bear"; inscribed in ink, verso C: Gen'l J. E. Smith in Charge."; Printed on mount, verso CL: "Photographed by M. B. Brady 627 Penn. Avenue, Washington, D.C."
[Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont, January 9, 1985]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Princeton University Library. "The Photograph and the American Indian," September 5, 1985–January 12, 1986.

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