Execution of Lincoln Assassination Conspirators.

Execution of Lincoln Assassination Conspirators.

Photograph

Alexander Gardner

American, b. Scotland, 1821–1882

Execution of Lincoln Assassination Conspirators.

From the album The Lincoln Conspiracy, 1865


July 7, 1865
Albumen silver print
Image: 16.5 x 24 cm (6 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
Mount: 27 x 34.5 cm (10 5/8 x 13 9/16 in.)
Purchase
1972.0033.0030
Inscriptions recto (ink): [printed] 2081
[handwritten] Execution of Lincoln Assassination Conspirators.
Terms
  • albumen process
  • albumen prints
  • Albumen silver print
  • execution
  • scaffold
  • prison yard
  • photojournalism
  • published commemorative
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