Alexander Gardner / Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, from Gardner's Sketchbook of the Civil War / 1865/published 1865Alexander Gardner
Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, from Gardner's Sketchbook of the Civil War
1865/published 1865

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Creator Name: Gardner, Alexander
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Printer
Creator Dates/Places: 1821 Scotland-1882 USA
Biography: Came to U.S. in 1856.
Creator Name-CRT: Alexander Gardner
Creator Name: Reekie, John
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: active 19th century
Creator Name-CRT: John Reekie
Title: Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia, from Gardner's Sketchbook of the Civil War
Title Type: Title
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Creation Start Date: 1865
Creation End Date: 1865
Creation Date: 1865/published 1865
Object Type: Photographs
Materials and Techniques: albumen print on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions: sheet and image: 7 x 9 in. (17.8 x 22.9 cm.)
Inscriptions: mount recto lower left printed: Negative by J. REEKIE.mount recto lower rightprinted: Positive by A. GARDNER, 511 7th St., Washingtonmount recto lower left to lowerright printed: Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1865, by A. Gardner, inth...mount recto lower right printed: No. 93.mount recto lower right printed: April,1865.mount recto lower center printed: RUINS OF GAINES' MILL, VIRGINIA.
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1994.91.155
Credit Line: Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. andFranz H. Denghausen Endowment
Copyright: Smithsonian American Art Museum
AMICA ID: SAAM.1994.91.155
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum

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