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Photo Credit: copy photo: J. Giammatteo
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Columbia [South Carolina] from the Capitol

19th century
254 x 358 mm (10 x 14.1 in.)

George N. Barnard, American, (1819–1902)

Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Albumen print with clouds from a sandwiched negative
Series: from Photographic Views of Sherman’s Campaign
Edition: “Photographic Views of Sherman’s Campaign, 1866, a book of 61 10" x 14" prints
Bibliography: Keith F. Davis, George N. Barnard: Photographers of Sherman’s Campaign (Kansas City: Hallmark Cards, Inc., 1990): plate 53; International Center of Photography Encyclopedia of Photography (1984), p. 54; Browne and Partnow, MacMillan Biographical Encyclopedia of Photographic Artists and Innovators (1983), p. 35; Gary Edwards, International Guide to Nineteenth-Century Photographers and Their Works (1988), pp. 33–34.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.13.1

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  • American Studies
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  • Civil War era
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  • U.S. Civil War

  • image Dimensions: 254 x 358 mm (10 x 14.1 in.)

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