• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Black and White Photographs of Antietam Battlefield

Ohio Attorney Albert Kern was an avid collector, historian and photographer. Although not a Civil War vereran himself, he was extremely active in veteran's affairs. He traveled to Antietam and took a series of spectacular images that are part of our archives courtesy of Dayton History. For permission to publish the images,contact the archive: http://www.daytonhistory.org/archive-research.htm.
 

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Union General John Gibbon who served at Antietam and fought in the infamous Cornfield had three brothers who served in the Confederate army.