Seven Score And Ten Years Ago

The Sesquicentennial Anniversary of the Great Battle of Gettysburg is being honored this month. Because of the great historic significance of that event, and the Civil War itself that lasted between 1861 to 1865, the Metropolitan Museum of  Art in New York is presenting:

Photography and the American Civil War

As photographers, we were interested to discover what gems the museum had discovered that were actual images of that famous place and time. Some were taken by soldiers, others by some of the great photographers of the 19th Century. 0713_Photography_01 0713_Photography_02 0713_Photography_03 0713_Photography_04 0713_Photography_05 0713_Photography_06

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