Fall 2012

Schmucker Art Gallery

Civille Bellum or Brother and the Fallen Dragoon (detail), sheet music/color lithograph,

Project Space
August 29 - September 29, 2012
Reception: September 11, 6-7 p.m.
Gallery Talk: September 20, noon


Curated by Civil War Institute Fellows Natalie Sherif, Alexandra Ward and Andrew Egbert, this exhibition examines perceptions of the American Civil War in the North and the evolution of its political, social, and militaristic visual representations through a wide range of objects including maps, lithographs, stereo views, and sheet music from Special Collections, Musselman Library, Gettysburg College.