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 collodian negative

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

Sheet: 15 5/8 x 19 1/2 in. (39.7 x 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

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.

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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