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Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, from Gardner's Sketchbook of the Civil War

1865, published 1865 John Reekie Alexander Gardner (Printer) albumen silver print sheet and image: 7 x 9 in. (17.8 x 22.9 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 1994.91.155 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - industry - mill

Architecture Exterior - ruins

Figure - fragment - skeleton

History - United States - Battle of Gaines' Mill

History - United States - Civil War

History - United States - Civil War

Landscape - Virginia

photography - photoprint

paper

paperboard

albumen silver

About John Reekie

About Alexander Gardner

Born: Paisley, Scotland 1821 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1882

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