Civil War Photographs


Subject:
Photograph Collections: History , United States History , Wars & Conflicts , Civil War (U.S.) , Civil War, U.S.

Description:
This collection of 1,118 Civil War photographs can be searched by keyword, browsed by subject, or viewed by year. There is a list of represented photographers (most of the photographs were made under the direction of Matthew Brady), a brief article on how photographs of the era were made, bibliographies, related links, and an essay, Does the Camera Ever Lie? , about how the photographer got his desired message into his pictures. Administered by the Library of Congress.

Publisher:
Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/cwphtml/cwphome.html


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