Stereograph of General William T. Sherman

Description
Some stereoviews, like this one of General William Tecumseh Sherman on his steed, made the conflict seem heroic instead of portraying the destruction and chaos of war. This photograph was taken by George Barnard for his Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign series.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph, stereograph
date made
1864
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
place made
United States: Georgia, Atlanta
ID Number
1988.3071.0077
catalog number
1988.3071.0077
accession number
1988.3071
subject
Civil War
Civil War
Photography
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Civil War
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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