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Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Bombed stone bridge

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05111.01.1077 Author/Creator: Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Photograph Date: Pagination: 1 photograph 9.5 x 10.2 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05111.01.1077 Author/Creator: Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Photograph Date: Pagination: 1 photograph 9.5 x 10.2 cm

Summary of Content: The photo shows two men sitting and one standing on a stone arch bridge that spans a river. The bridge has suffered damage from bombs. Inscription on verso: "Gardner." Numeric notation on verso: "1179."

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesInfrastructureWartime Pillaging and Destruction

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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