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Private John Kelly, Successful Primary Excision of Four inches of the Upper Third of the Shaft of the Right Humerus for Gunshot Fracture, from the Photographic Catalogue of the Surgical Section

1865 William Bell Born: Liverpool, England 1830 Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1910 albumen silver print sheet: 7 1/8 x 8 5/8 in. (18.1 x 21.9 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment 1994.91.20 Not currently on view


Keywords

Figure male - knee length

History - United States - Civil War

Occupation - military - private

Portrait male - Kelly, John

State of being - illness - wound

photography - photoprint

paper

paperboard

albumen silver

About William Bell

Born: Liverpool, England 1830 Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1910

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