Artifacts

Creator

A. F. Burnham

Files

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Creator Role

photographer

Description

The CDV features a photographic reproduction of a print entitled "The Empty Sleeve." In the print, an unidentified, one-armed soldier holds a small child in his lap. The child holds the man's empty right sleeve in his hands.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 2 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

recto, below image: THE EMPTY SLEEVE verso, inscribed at top: 236 / $20. verso, backmark: A. F. BURNHAM, / PHOTOGRAPHER, / FARIBAULT, - MINN. / Negatives Preserved,

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

CDVs

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

2354

Digital ID

FVW_02354

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

The Empty Sleeve

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