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Interior View of Fort Sumpter

A work made of albumen print, plate 57 from the album "photographic views of the sherman campaign" (1866).
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  • A work made of albumen print, plate 57 from the album "photographic views of the sherman campaign" (1866).




George N. Barnard
American, 1819–1902

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George N. Barnard


Interior View of Fort Sumpter


United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1866


Albumen print, plate 57 from the album "Photographic Views of the Sherman Campaign" (1866)


Printed recto, on album page, lower center, below image, in black ink: "Photo. from nature By. G. N. Barnard. / INTERIOR VIEW OF FORT SUMPTER."; unmarked verso


Image/paper: 25.6 × 36.2 cm (10 1/8 × 14 5/16 in.); Album page: 41 × 50.5 cm (16 3/16 × 19 15/16 in.)

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Hugh Edwards Photography and Media Purchase Fund

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