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Ames, Joseph (1816-1872) [James T. Brady]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01822.03 Author/Creator: Ames, Joseph (1816-1872) Place Written: s.l. Type: Photographs Date: n.d. Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Photograph of a portrait painting of Brady by Joseph Ames held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

People: Ames, Joseph, 1816-1872.
Brady, James Topham, 1815-1869.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and Film, Law

Sub Era: The American Civil War