Artifacts

Creator

Mathew B. Brady

Files

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Creator Role

photographer

Description

The photograph features a front-facing bust portrait of Benjamin Wade (United States Senator from Ohio). On its verso, it has a Mathew Brady backmark. The CdV is included in an album containing CdVs of Lincoln's cabinet members as well as senators and representatives from the 38th Congress.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Earliest

January 1863

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1860s

Measurement

4 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card

Inscription

on album page, below CdV, handwritten: 17 / Wade

Creation Location

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

Work Type

carte-de-visite (card photograph)

Class

Article

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

4379.17

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.

Benjamin Wade CdV (from House Representatives, 38th Congress Album)

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