Selected Civil War PhotographsBook - 1996?-
Includes 1,118 b&w photographs of the Civil War selected from the collections of the Library of Congress. The three main areas of focus are: 1) the main eastern theater, 2) the Federal Navy and the seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic coast of the Confederacy, and 3) the war in the West. Most of the images were taken during the war under Mathew B. Brady's supervision. Includes a description of the collection, restrictions governing its use, phototechnical notes, and bibliographies. Provides an extended textual description of the collection and its history.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress, [1996?]-
Branch Call Number: FEDERAL E-PUB
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