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5 edition of Gardner"s photographic sketch book of the War. found in the catalog.

Gardner"s photographic sketch book of the War.

Alexander Gardner

Gardner"s photographic sketch book of the War.

by Alexander Gardner

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Published by Philp & Solomons in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army of the Potomac,
    • United States. Army of the Potomac -- Photographs,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Photographs,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Photographs

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPhotographic sketch book of the War
      GenrePhotographs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE468.7 .G2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6908729M
      LC Control Number01021785

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      Buy Photographic Sketchbook of the Civil War by Gardner, Alexander (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   In May, the Dartmouth College Library was abe to acquire the edition of Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book of the War, the most powerful and most well-known collection of photographs from the Civil contains original albumen silver prints, each mounted on lithographed cards and bound into two : Rauner Library.

      AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE COPY OF THIS MOST INFLUENTIAL AND ICONIC PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD OF THE CIVIL WAR: AMERICA'S FIRST AND MOST IMPORTANT PHOTOGRAPHICALLY ILLUSTRATED BOOK GARDNER, Alexander (), photographer. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Washington: Philip & Solomons, []. 2 volumes. Mathew Brady's chief photographer during the early days of the Civil War, Gardner produced unforgettable pictures, among them Union troops in battle, Lincoln at Antietam, the ruins of Richmond, and Lee's surrender at Appomattox. One hundred of the greatest war pictures ever taken, this collection is also a dramatic record of American history.


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textsGardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. This is a photographic record and description of the United States of America's Civil War.

There are 50 photographs each with a description of what the image shows. Soon after Alexander Gardner's Photographic Sketch Bookwas published, init became the Civil War's best-known visual record and helped define how viewers, then and in subsequent generations, would come to know the war.

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Washington: Philip & Solomons, []. 2 volumes, oblong folio (12 x 16 2/8 inches). Each volume with pictorial t Author: GARDNER, Alexander (). Volume I and Volume II of Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the War was published in Each album contains fifty photographs of different scenes of the Civil War and is accompanied by text written by Gardner.

These are rare books, each produced by hand. Just a few sets were sold as they were very costly to produce and, after the Civil War, many Americans were looking forward, trying to. 32 rows  Thirty of the one hundred images that comprise Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book of. This is a collection of photographic plates from Alexander Gardner's Civil War Sketchbook that can be used for teaching about the Civil War in a number of ways.

Students can explore the collection and look for images that help them learn about one of the following themes: 1) Technology. 2) Military Strategy. 3) Life in Military Camps. Alexander Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book of the War is known as one of the most important visual records documenting the Civil War.

This two-volume set from includes albumen photographs depicting battle sites, forts, military structures and other sites during the war. : Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War.: GARDNER, Alexander (), photographer. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War.

Washington: Philip & Solomons, []. 2 volumes, oblong folio (12 x 16 2/8 inches). Each volume with pictorial tinted lithographed title-page of military scenes by Alfred A. Waud. SUPERB albumen prints (each. Title: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war.

Other Title: Photographic sketchbook of the war. Creator (s): Gardner, Alexander,Related Names: Waud, Alfred R. (Alfred Rudolph),artist. Date Created/Published: Washington: Philp & Solomons, [] Medium: 2 v.:. Timothy H. O’Sullivan ( – ) was a photographer known for his work related to the American Civil War and the Western United States.

He joined Alexander Gardner’s studio, where he had forty-four photographs published in the first Civil War photographs collection, Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book.

About the Book. Soon after Alexander Gardner's Photographic Sketch Bookwas published, init became the Civil War's best-known visual record and helped define how viewers, then and in subsequent generations, would come to know the r's classic also became foundational in the history of American photography, combining, for the first time, words and images.

Gardner was the official photographer of the Army of the Potomac during most of the Civil War. He had come to the United States from Scotland at the invitation of famed Civil War photographer, Mr. Matthew Brady, in but left Mr.

Brady's employ when Mr. Brady denied Mr. Gardner publication credit for his work. Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war. Other Title Photographic sketchbook of the war Contributor Names Gardner, Alexander, Waud, Alfred.

Soon after Alexander Gardner's Photographic Sketch Bookwas published, init became the Civil War's best-known visual record and helped define how viewers, then and in subsequent generations, would come to know the r's classic also became foundational in the history of American photography, combining, for the first time, words and images in a sophisticated and moving : $   mma_gardners_photographic_sketchbook_of_the_war_volume_2_ Medium Albumen silver prints from glass negatives Provenance [Graphics International, Ltd.], Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, Febru Rights Metropolitan Museum of Art Terms and Conditions Scanner Internet Archive Python library What.

‎InAlexander Gardner published a two-volume sketchbook containing photographs of the Civil War. Covering a wide variety of events and places - including Lincoln’s visit to Antietam - these sketchbooks contain some of the most important photographs of the American Civil War.

Images. Thirty of the one hundred images that comprise Gardner’s Photographic Sketch Book of the War have been selected for digitization, along with the title page. The images are offered alongside their original captions. Photographs are organized into seven thematic categories.Title: Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War Creator: Gardner, Alexander, Inclusive dates: Extent: 2 volumes Abstract: The collection consists of albumen prints (23 x cm) in two volumes (both x 33 cm).

Each volume has a brown leather cover with brass clasps.Second only to Mathew Brady as the foremost early American photographer was Alexander Gardner, the one-time manager of Brady's Washington salon and Brady's chief photographer in the field during the early days of the Civil War.

Indeed, Gardner—who later photographed the War independently—often managed the famous horse-drawn photographic laboratory and took many of the pictures that used .