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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2.2002.1070
People
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, American (New York, New York 1840 - 1882 Staten Island, New York)
Title
Distant View of Camp Apache, Arizona
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Geographical & Geological Expeditons & Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. Wheeler Expedition of 1873, no. 6
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1873
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/158192
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
image: 20.2 x 27.6 cm (7 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)
mount: 40.6 x 50.5 cm (16 x 19 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • stamp: recto, top center, pre-printed mount: WAR DEPARTMENT [over] CORPS OF ENGINEERS, U.S. ARMY.
  • inscription: recto, top center, graphite: Sci2600.290
  • stamp: recto, top edge above image, pre-printed mount: Geographical & Geological Expeditons & Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. Expedition of 1873 - Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, Commanding
  • inscription: recto, bottom edge below image, pre-printed mount: T.H. O'Sullivan, Phot. No. 6 [over title]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Transferred from the Museum of Comparative Zoology Library, Gift of the U.S. War Department, 1877
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2.2002.1070
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Devour the Land: War and American Landscape Photography since 1970, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/17/2021 - 01/16/2022

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