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us: Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896


  • [Mathew B. Brady (ca. 1823-1896) was an American photographer.]
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    • us: Brady, M. B. (Mathew B.), approximately 1823-1896
    • us: Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896
    • us: Brady, Matthew B., approximately 1823-1896
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1823~
    • Death Date

        18960115
    • Birth Place

        Lake George, N.Y.
    • Death Place

        New York, N.Y.
    • Gender

        male
  • Related Terms

    • us: Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896Brady, Mathew B.,ca. 1823-1896
  • Sources

    • found: Meredith, R. Mathew Brady's portrait of an era, 1982: p. 14 (Mathew B. Brady) p. 17 (b. Lake George, Warren County, N.Y. in 1823; he added initial "B" to his name; M.B. Brady)
    • found: Kunhardt, D.M. Mathew Brady and his world, 1977: p. 36 (Mathew B. Brady; b. 1823 or 1824)
    • found: Int'l Museum of Photog. at George Eastman House. Photographers biog. file [MI] 1988-1989: fiche 2 (Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1822-1896)
    • found: Hoobler, D. Photographing history, 1977: p. 66, etc. (gallery opened 1858 by M.B. Brady as National Photographic Art Gallery; Brady sold half share of his Washington gallery to James F. Gibson in 1864 but regained sole ownership in 1868; Brady National Photographic Art Gallery closed 1881)
    • found: Boyd's dir. of Washington and Georgetown, 1868: p. 166 (Brady & Co.; Mathew B. Brady and James F. Gibson)
    • found: Wikipedia, via WWW, Sep. 27, 2011 (b. about 1822 or 1823 in Warren County, N.Y.; d. January 15, 1896 in New York City; American photographer, best known for his portraits of celebrities and his documentation of the American Civil War)
    • found: Stoneman [graphic] between 1861 and 1863]: front & back of carte de visite (Brady, New York ; Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, Broadway & Tenth Street, New York & No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C.)
  • General Notes

    • [Mathew B. Brady (ca. 1823-1896) was an American photographer.]
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    • 1982-01-15: new
    • 2013-03-12: revised
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