Antietam, Md. Another view of Antietam bridge


Type - photograph or illustration


Title - caption or label given by the creator

Antietam, Md. Another view of Antietam bridge

Creator - photographer or artist

James F. Gibson

Date Created

September 1862

Abstract - summary of image contents

image of the middle (Orndorff's) bridge over Antietam Creek

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


Spatial Coverage - the place depicted (geographical location)

Antietam Creek near Sharpsburg, MD

Format - ex: ambrotype, glass plate negative, copy print, etc.

Wet collodion glass plate negative

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

Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0129
- Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.
- Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

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