lower left below image printed in black ink: Negative by T. H. O’SULLIVAN.; lower center below image: Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1865, by A. GARDNER, in the Clerk’s Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia.; lower right below image: Positive by A. GARDNER, 511 7th St., Washington.; lower center printed in black ink: Incidents of the War. / SIGNAL TOWER ON ELK MOUNTAIN, OVERLOOKING BATTLE-FIELD OF ANTIETAM.; bottom left printed in black ink: September, 1862.; bottom center printed in black ink: Published by PHILP & SOLOMONS, Washington.
Goodspeed's Book Shop, Boston; Marc Daniels, Barnesville, PA, c. 1960s; (Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA), November 2016; NGA purchase, 2019.
Associated NamesLee Gallery
- Gardner, Alexander. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Vol. 1. Washington, 1866.