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Mathew Brady Portraits

survey the life and work of this pioneering photojournalist and portraitist best known for his photographs of the Civil War. Visitors can read about Brady's contributions toward legitimizing photography as an art form, see who Brady photographed, and learn about the photographic processes that he used. (National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution)

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In June 1864, Mathew Brady photographed General Ulysses S. Grant at City Point in Virginia.

General Ulysses S. Grant

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