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Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries


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    • Brady & Co. (Washington, D.C.)
    • Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
    • Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.)
    • Brady's National Photographic Galleries
    • Brady's National Portrait Gallery
    • Gallery of Photographic Art
    • National Photographic Art Gallery
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      • 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.)
      • found: Survey of Brady materials in P&P collections, surveyed June 27, 2012(predominant usage: Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries)
      • found: Discussion with LC photography curator, June 27, 2012(Brady had photographic studios in Washington, D.C. & New York, N.Y.; mostly impossible to establish authoritatively which office was responsible for production of individual items)
      • found: P&P data from LOT 11734 for Frances Benjamin Johnston's family, friends, and career [graphic] 1870-ca. 1952:photo mounts (Brady) verso mounts (Brady's National Portrait Gallery; Brady National Portrait Galleries; addresses in Washington, D.C., and New York City)
      • found: Kunhardt, D. Mathew Brady and his world, 1977:p. 51-52 (Gallery of Photographic Art; Brady's National Photographic Art Gallery; opened 1858)
      • found: Hoobler, D. Photographing history, 1977:p. 66 (National Photographic Art Gallery) p. 135 (Brady National Photographic Art Gallery)
      • found: Witham, G.F. Catalogue of Civil War photographers, 1861-1865, 1988:p. 13 (Brady's National Photographic Galleries, Washington, D.C.)
      • found: Internat'l. Museum of Photog. at George Eastman House. Photographers biog. file [MI] 1986:fiche 1 (Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1822-1896; also known as Brady, M. B. and Brady & Co.)
      • found: Boyd's directory of Washington and Georgetown, 1868:p. 166 (Brady & Co.; Matthew [sic] B. Brady and James F. Gibson)
      • found: LC database, July 12, 2012(hdg.: Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.); usage: Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, Brady's National Photographic Art Gallery & other variants)
      • found: LC database, July 12, 2012(hdg.: Brady & Co.; usage: M.B. Brady & Co., Brady & Co., Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries & other variants)
    • Change Notes

      • 1988-06-13: new
      • 2013-03-12: revised
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