Photo, Print, Drawing [Nashville, Tenn. Tomb of President James K. Polk]
About this Item
- [Nashville, Tenn. Tomb of President James K. Polk]
- Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Hood before Nashville. Continuing his policy of the offensive at any cost, Gen. John B. Hood brought his reduced army before the defenses of Nashville, where it was overthrown by Gen. George H. Thomas on December 15-16, in the most complete victory of the war. If the date borne on this photograph is correct, it was taken in the course of the battle.
- Barnard, George N., 1819-1902, photographer
Created / Published
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- - Tombs & sepulchral monuments
- - Nashville, Battle of, Nashville, Tenn., 1864
- - Polk, James K.--(James Knox),--1795-1849
- - United States--Tennessee--Nashville
- Wet collodion negatives.
- Wet collodion negatives
- - Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0723
- - Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.
- - Two plates form left (LC-B811-2647A) and right (LC-B811-2647B) halves of a stereograph pair.
- - Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.cwp
- - Forms part of: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress).
- - Selected Civil War Photographs, 1861-1865.
- 1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-B811- 2647 [P&P]
- Civil war photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cwpb 02102 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpb.02102
- cwpb 02103 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpb.02103
- cwp 4a39752 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwp.4a39752
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-cwpb-02102 (digital file from original neg. of left half) LC-DIG-cwpb-02103 (digital file from original neg. of right half) LC-B8171-2647 (b&w film neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication. For information, see "Civil war photographs, 1861-1865," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/120_cwar.html
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- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-cwpb-02102 (digital file from original neg. of left half) LC-DIG-cwpb-02103 (digital file from original neg. of right half) LC-B8171-2647 (b&w film neg.)
- Call Number: LC-B811- 2647 [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Barnard, George N, photographer. Nashville, Tenn. Tomb of President James K. Polk. Tennessee United States Nashville, 1864. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018667004/.
APA citation style:
Barnard, G. N., photographer. (1864) Nashville, Tenn. Tomb of President James K. Polk. Tennessee United States Nashville, 1864. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018667004/.
MLA citation style:
Barnard, George N, photographer. Nashville, Tenn. Tomb of President James K. Polk. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018667004/>.