View of the house on Abraham Trostle's farm after the Battle of Gettysburg. The house is surrounded by the remains of a white picket fence and a field that is covered with debris from the battle, including a wooden cart and the carcasses of several horses.


  • Title: Trossell's House, Battle-Field of Gettysburg
  • Creator: Timothy H. O'Sullivan, Alexander Gardner
  • Date Created: June 1863
  • Location Created: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.7 × 22.9 cm (6 15/16 × 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.944.2.1.42
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, about 1840 - 1882) Alexander Gardner (American, born Scotland, 1821 - 1882)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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