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Image: A Burial Party, Cold Harbor, Virginia, April 1865

Photo Credit: copy photo: J. Giammatteo
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A Burial Party, Cold Harbor, Virginia, April 1865

19th century
177 x 229 mm (7 x 9 in.)

Alexander Gardner, American, (1821–1882)
John Reekie, American

Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Albumen print
Series: from Gardner’s Photographic Sketchbook of the War
Edition: Negative by Reekie, positive by Gardner
Marks: Inscribed on mount below image, lower right: “Positive by A. Gardner, 511 7th St., Washington.”
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.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John R. Jakobson (BA Wesleyan 1952, LLD 1989, Trustee 1971–1985), 1995
Accession Number: 1995.19.1

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