Dutch Gap Canal, James River, Virginia, Plate 87 from Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the Civil War, Volume II

John Reekie, American, active 1860's

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March 1864; print 1865

Albumen print from a wet collodion negative

Overall: 13 1/8 × 18 in. (33.4 × 45.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Scott Osman, Class of 1980

PH.2004.80.32

Printer

Alexander Gardner

Publisher

Philp & Solomons Publishers, Washington, D.C.

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, in black ink, lower center, below image: Negative by J. Reekie Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1865, by A. Gardner, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia. Positive by A. GARDNER, 511 7th St., Washington,; printed, in black ink, lower center: DUTCH GAP CANAL, JAMES RIVER, VIRGINIA.; printed, in black ink, lower left: No. 87.; printed, in black ink, lower right: March, 1864.

Provenance

Scott Osman, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2004.

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