Dedication of Monument on Bull Run Battle-Field

Alexander GardnerJune 1865

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Group portrait of the crowd gathered for the dedication ceremony of the monument to commemorate the Union soldiers who fought at the Battle of Bull Run. The group stands in a semi-circle in front of the stone pyramid-shaped monument and face the camera.


  • Title: Dedication of Monument on Bull Run Battle-Field
  • Creator: William Morris Smith, Alexander Gardner
  • Date Created: June 1865
  • Location Created: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.8 × 22.9 cm (7 × 9 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.944.2.2.50
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: William Morris Smith (American, active 1860s) Alexander Gardner (American, born Scotland, 1821 - 1882)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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