Inscription: Printed on mount, recto BC: "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1862, by GARDNER & GIBSON, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the District of Columbia";Inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TC: "GEN. CUSTER 1862"; Label affixed to mount, verso C: "BRADY'S ALBUM GALLERY // No. 428 // Lieut. Washington, a Confederate Prisoner, // AND // CAPT. CUSTIS, U.S.A"
Rinhart Galleries, Inc. Colebrook, CT; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, June 15, 1985
Katz, Mark D. Witness to an Era: The Life and Photographs of Alexander Gardner: The Civil War, Lincoln, and the West. New York: Viking Press, 1991. p. 37.
Artist: Possibly by Alexander Gardner (American, Glasgow, Scotland 1821–1882 Washington, D.C.)Date: ca. 1863Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negativeAccession: 2005.100.1244On view in:Not on view
Artist: Attrobuted to Alexander Gardner (American, Glasgow, Scotland 1821–1882 Washington, D.C.)Date: ca. 1863Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negativeAccession: 2005.100.1229On view in:Not on view