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Lacy house, Falmouth, Va., March, 1863

Lacy house, Falmouth, Va., March, 1863

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Stereograph showing exterior view of a house surrounded by a few Union soldiers.
No. 697.
Part of series: Photographic Incidents of the War.
Copyright 1863 by Alexander Gardner.
Title from item.
Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

During the Civil War, photographers produced thousands of stereoviews. Stereographs were popular during American Civil War. A single glass plate negative capture both images using a Stereo camera. Prints from these negatives were intended to be looked at with a special viewer called a stereoscope, which created a three-dimensional ("3-D") image. This collection includes glass stereograph negatives, as well as stereograph card prints.





O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882, photographer
Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, copyright claimant




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