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Title: The photographic history of the Civil War : thousands of scenes photographed 1861-65, with text by many special authorities
Year: 1911 (1910s)
Authors: Miller, Francis Trevelyan, 1877-1959 Lanier, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1880-
Subjects: United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Pictorial works United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Publisher: New York : Review of Reviews Co.
Contributing Library: New York Public Library
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN

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ijright by Patriot Iuh. Co. THE FIELD UARK-ROUM Here we get an excellent idea of how the business of army pliotog-rapliy, invented by Brady and first exemphfied by him at BullRun, had become organized toward the close of the war. In thelower picture we see the outfit with which Samuel A. Cooley fol-lowed the fortunes of the campaigners, and recorded for all timethe stirring events aroimd Savannah at the completion of theMarch to the Sea. Cooley was attached to the Tenth Corps,United States Army, and secured photographs at Jackson-\ille. St. .\ugustine, Beaufort,and Charleston during the bom-bardment. Here he is in the actof making an exposure. Tin-huge camera and plate-holderseem to eyes of the present dayfar too cumbersome to makepossible the wonderful defini-tion and beautiful effects oflight and shade which charac-terize the war-time negativesthat have come down to usthrough the vicissitudes of halfa century. Here are Coolerstwo means of transportation. The wagon fitted to carry th

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  • bookyear:1911
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  • bookcentury:1900
  • bookauthor:Miller__Francis_Trevelyan__1877_1959
  • bookauthor:Lanier__Robert_S___Robert_Sampson___1880_
  • booksubject:United_States____History_Civil_War__1861_1865_Pictorial_works
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  • bookpublisher:New_York___Review_of_Reviews_Co_
  • bookcontributor:New_York_Public_Library
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