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The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age.

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The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age.
Additional title: Views from the battle field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2d, and 3d, 1863.
Names
United States Sanitary Commission (Creator)
Tyson Brothers (Photographer)
Collection

United States Sanitary Commission records

Condensed Historical Matter

Photographs, prints and drawings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861 - 1871
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3101
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Houses -- Pennsylvania -- Gettysburg
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Extent: 14 x 22 cm. on mount 22 x 28 cm.
Albumen prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11660964
MSS Unit ID: 18819
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 101fb8e0-c614-012f-27a9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861 - 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e789-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e789-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1861 - 1871). The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e789-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The residence of John L. Burns, now familiarly known as the Hero of Gettysburg; a title won by his heroic conduct upon this memorable battle-field. Seated upon the porch, with his gun and crutch beside him, is the old man, now past 70 years of age.