Photographs. Monuments at Gettysburg photCL 304
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Title: Photographs. Monuments at Gettysburg
Identifier/Call Number: photCL 304
Physical Description: 1 Volume (41 photographs)
Date (inclusive): approximately 1883-1890
Abstract: Photographs of monuments on Gettysburg Battlefield, taken approximately 1883-1890.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
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photCL 304, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Purchased from Gertrude M. Nicholson, through the agency of Robert O. Schad, September 1922.
This album was received as part of the Nicholson collection of papers, manuscripts and books related to the Civil War.
An album of photographs of monuments on Gettysburg Battlefield, Pennsylvania. The photographs date from approximately 1883 to 1890 and most have the imprint of photographers J. L. Rile & Co. or W. H. Tipton. The majority are detail views of the stone monuments, with a few showing surroundings. Six of the mounted photographs were removed from the album and are housed in a separate box (Box 2).
Processed by Huntington Library staff circa mid-20th century. In 2021, Suzanne Oatey created a finding aid.
Title from binding. Dates estimated based on years of activity of photographers J. L. Rile & Co. and W. H. Tipton.
Former call number: 120790
John Page Nicholson papers and Civil War collection, mssNI 1-990. Additional volumes of photographs from the Nicholson collection: photCL 302, photCL 303, photCL 305, photCL 306, photCL 307, photCL 308, photCL 309.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Gettysburg National Military Park (Pa.)
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 -- Monuments
Tipton, William H., 1850-1929