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The Resource Shooting Lincoln : Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century, Nicholas J. C. Pistor

Shooting Lincoln : Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century, Nicholas J. C. Pistor

Label
Shooting Lincoln : Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century
Title
Shooting Lincoln
Title remainder
Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas J. C. Pistor
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the deep rivalry between the Civil War eras most notable photographers led them in a paparazzi-like race to be the first to take the most sensational, ghastly photos of Abraham Lincoln after his assassination
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pistor, Nicholas J. C.,
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Brady, Mathew B
  • Gardner, Alexander
  • Photojournalists
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
  • PHOTOGRAPHY / History
  • Civil War (U.S.), 1861-1865
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Photographers
  • Photojournalism
Label
Shooting Lincoln : Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century, Nicholas J. C. Pistor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: shooting Lincoln -- The great exhibition -- The making of a president -- The battlefield -- A hearse at your door -- The breakup -- Surrender -- Assassination -- The crime scene -- The funeral -- The hunt for Booth -- Autopsy -- The rogues' gallery -- Trial by picture -- The gallows -- The execution -- Broken -- Epilogue: motion pictures
Control code
992498422
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
vii, 223 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824692
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017031093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027506218
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)992498422
Label
Shooting Lincoln : Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the race to photograph the story of the century, Nicholas J. C. Pistor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: shooting Lincoln -- The great exhibition -- The making of a president -- The battlefield -- A hearse at your door -- The breakup -- Surrender -- Assassination -- The crime scene -- The funeral -- The hunt for Booth -- Autopsy -- The rogues' gallery -- Trial by picture -- The gallows -- The execution -- Broken -- Epilogue: motion pictures
Control code
992498422
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
vii, 223 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306824692
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017031093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027506218
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)992498422

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