City of Atlanta, Ga, No. 2, plate 46, from Barnard's Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign

George N. Barnard, American, 1819 - 1902

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about 1865

Albumen print from a wet collodion negative

Image: 10 1/16 × 14 1/4 in. (25.6 × 36.2 cm)

Sheet: 15 5/8 × 19 1/2 in. (39.7 × 49.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PH.999.48.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, in margin, below image, lower center: Photo from nature By. G.N. Barnard. / CITY OF ATLANTA, GA No.2.; numbered, in red ink, upper right corner: 46

Course History

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum‘s Collection , Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015

ENGL 29, American Fiction to 1900, Colleen Boggs, Spring 2014

ARTH 17, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

The Civil War Remembered: Photographs and Artifacts, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, January 22-April 2, 2006.

Mining Photography: Selecting Work from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Studio Art 30 & 75, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 6-June 4, 2000.

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.

American Works on Paper to 1950: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 22-December 9, 2007.

A Space for Dialogue 43, "Bringing the Thing Home" The Aftermath of the War Between the States in Consumer-Driven Art, Virginia F. Deaton, Class of 2009, Homma Family Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 18-April 13, 2008.

Publication History

Virginia F. Deanton, A Space for Dialogue 43, "Bringing the Thing Home" The Aftermath of the War Between the States in Consumer-Driven Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Dartmouth College, 2008, ill. cover and p. 4.

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 122, ill. plate no. 53.

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 169, no. 139.

Provenance

Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1999.

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