|Mathew B. Brady|
Mathew B. Brady, self-portrait, circa 1875
Warren County, New York, U.S.A.
|Died||January 15, 1896
New York City, New York, U.S.A.
|Spouse(s)||Juliette Handy Brady|
Mathew B. Brady (1822 – January 15, 1896) was one of the most celebrated 19th century American photographers, best known for his portraits of celebrities and the documentation of the American Civil War. He is credited with being the father of photojournalism.
References[change | edit source]
- Panzer, Mary (1997). Mathew Brady and the Image of History. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books. ISBN 1-58834-143-7, LCC TR140.B7 P36 1997.
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|Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Mathew Brady|
- Mathew Brady biography at American Memory of the Library of Congress
- Mathew Brady Photographs More than 6,000 photographs available in the Archival Research Catalog of the National Archives and Records Administration
- Mathew Brady's World – biography, timeline and analysis of Brady's work at the Smithsonian Institution
- Mathew Brady biography with large photograph collection
- BRADY'S NATIONAL GALLERY OF DAGUERREOTYPES An 1850 advertisement from The Daguerreian Society web site
- PHOTOGRAPHY—BRADY'S DAGUERREAN SALOON A description of his gallery (1853) from The Daguerreian Society web site
- M. B. BRADY. PHRENOLOGICAL CHARACTER AND BIOGRAPHY An 1858 "phrenological profile" of Brady from The Daguerreian Society web site
- STILL TAKING PICTURES An 1891 reminiscence by Brady from The Daguerreian Society web site
- Mathew Brady at Find A Grave