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Slave Pen, Alexandria, Virginia

A work made of albumen print, pl. 2 from the album "gardner's photographic sketch book of the war, vol. 1" (1866).
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  • A work made of albumen print, pl. 2 from the album "gardner's photographic sketch book of the war, vol. 1" (1866).

Date:

August 1862

Artist:

William R. Pywell
American, 19th century

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Status

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Department

Photography and Media

Artist

William R. Pywell

Title

Slave Pen, Alexandria, Virginia

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

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Made 1862

Medium

Albumen print, pl. 2 from the album "Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War, vol. 1" (1866)

Dimensions

Image/paper: 17.7 × 23 cm (7 × 9 1/16 in.); Album page: 31.2 × 44.5 cm (12 5/16 × 17 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Everett Kovler

Reference Number

1967.330.2

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