Bridge on the Boonsboro Pike, Antietam, Md.


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Title - caption or label given by the creator

Bridge on the Boonsboro Pike, Antietam, Md.

Creator - photographer or artist

Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, copyright claimant (photographer)

Date Created

c. 1862

Abstract - summary of image contents

A stone house on the eastern side of Antietam Bridge.

Subject - ex: soldier(s) in uniform, landscape, city street, interior scene, etc.


Spatial Coverage - the place depicted (geographical location)

Antietam, Near Sharpsburg, Maryland

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Rights - a statement of any use restrictions or ownership

This item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States because copyright has expired, but we have not determined its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. You are responsible for your own use.

Source - owner or repository of original or digital image

Library of Congress

Description - notes, provenance, or other information about the image

- Title from item.
- Copyright 1862 by Alexander Gardner.
- Hand written on verso: William Pinkerton.
- Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

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