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The carte de visite photograph depicts the Battlefield of Cedar Mountain. The Battle of Cedar Mountain took place on 9 August 1862. In the background, the house in which Charles Sydney Winder, a general in the Confederate Army, is rumored to have died is pictured.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
2 1/2 X 4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below print: Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by M. B. BRADY, in the Clerk's Office of the / District Court of the District of Columbia. verso, backmark (only partially visible): BATTLE FIELD OF CEDA[?] / House in which General Winder was [?] / The Photographs of this series were taken [?] / siderable cost. Warning is therefore given [?] / be at once instituted against any party infrin[?]
Carte de visite photographs; Cedar Mountain, Battle of, Va., 1862
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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