DAC Collection Object Information
A Burial Party, Cold Harbor, Virginia, April 1865,
Plate 94 from Gardner’s Photographic Sketchbook of the War
Dimensions (Image): 177 x 229 mm (7 x 9 in.)
Inscribed on mount below image, lower right: “Positive by A. Gardner, 511 7th St., Washington.”
Edition: Negative by Reekie, positive by Gardner
Accession number: 1995.19.1
Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John R. Jakobson (B.A. Wesleyan 1952, LL.D. 1989, Trustee 1971–1985), 1995
Provenance / Collectors' marks: From the Sketchbook deaccessioned by the New-York Historical Society.
Bibliography: Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the Civil War, 1866 (New York: Dover, 1959), plate 94; see also facing text on accompanying sheet.
Work Type: photograph
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- civil wars
- African American history
- American Studies
- U.S. Civil War
- Civil War era