President Abraham Lincoln and Major General George B. McClellan in the General's Tent at Antietam, Maryland

Mathew B. Brady, American, 1823 - 1896, Alexander Gardner, American, 1821 - 1882

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negative October 3, 1863; print about 1900

Gelatin silver print

Overall: 28 1/2 × 24 in. (72.4 × 61 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Ilse Bischoff

PH.949.116

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on reverse of mount, in graphite: Brady, Mathew / Lincoln + McClellan in Camp; numbered, on reverse: 4216

Course History

HIST 7.32, Civil War Photography, Robert Bonner, Spring 2019

SART 29, Photography I, Christina Seely, Winter 2015

Exhibition History

Portrait at Dartmouth, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

Lower Jewet Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-March 21, 1976.

Bringing the War Home: Photographs of the Civil War, Israel Sack Gallery [American Works on Paper wall], Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 13-October 2012.

Publication History

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1978, p. 67, no. 61.

Provenance

Ilse Bischoff, Hartland, Vermont; given to present collection, 1949

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