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Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896



  • Existence: approximately 1823 - 1896

Biographical Note

Brady Studio, owned by photographer Mathew Brady (1823-1896), was established in Washington, D.C. Before the outbreak of the Civil War, Brady made daguerreotypes of influential politicians of his day. During the Civil War, Brady organized a team of photographers and documented the war, producing thousands of images before its end.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Abraham and Tad Lincoln Albumen Print,

Identifier: Ms-2013-056

The collection contains an albumen print depicting Tad and Abraham Lincoln reviewing a book. The image is 5-1/2" by 7-1/4' and is mounted on a larger piece of cardboard.

Dates: 1864 - 1864