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[Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside (reading newspaper) with Mathew B. Brady (nearest tree) at Army of the Potomac headquarters] (LOC) | by The Library of Congress
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[Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside (reading newspaper) with Mathew B. Brady (nearest tree) at Army of the Potomac headquarters] (LOC)

[Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside (reading newspaper) with Mathew B. Brady (nearest tree) at Army of the Potomac headquarters]

 

[1864 June 11 or 12]

 

1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion.

 

Notes:

Photograph made at 9th Corps headquarters, Cold Harbor, Virginia.

Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.

Date from Grant and Lee / William Frassanito. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983.

Two plates form left (LC-B811-2433B) and right (LC-B811-2433A) halves of a stereograph pair.

Corresponding print is in LOT 4188 and LOT 4192-B.

Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0159

Photograph from the main eastern theater of the war, Burnside and Hooker, November 1862-April 1863.

Forms part of Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress).

 

Subjects:

Burnside, Ambrose E.

Brady, Mathew B.,--ca. 1823-1896.

Burnside's Expedition to North Carolina, 1862,

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

United States--Virginia

 

Format: Stereographs--1860-1870.

Wet collodion negatives.

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

 

Part Of: Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) (DLC) 94837675

 

Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpb.01703

 

Call Number: LC-B811- 2433

  

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Taken sometime in 1864