Battle of Antietam

Civil War Photos Exhibited at WKU

Jan 8, 2013

An exhibit opens later this month at WKU featuring the photographs as well as reproductions of images in 3D. The gallery show opens January 24th and is called "Witness: Photographs of a Nation Divided."

The show will feature a collection of Civil War photography as well as a re-creation of Matthew Brady's photographs documenting the Battle of Antietam. That 1862 battle at Sharpsburg, MD is knows as the bloodiest single day in American military history.

The exhibit runs from January24th to March 29th, excluding the week of March 11th, in WKU's Mass Media and Technology Hall atrium and gallery.