Event Details

  • Everyday from 04/06/2013 to 04/07/2013

    Location: Shiloh Battlefield Time: 9:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 731-689-5696

On Saturday, April 6, and Sunday, April 7, Vacant Chair Photography Studio will be presenting Civil War Photography demonstrations at Shiloh National Military Park. Interpreters in period clothing will explain the history of photography in the 19th century and have a period correct traveling studio on display. Visitors will also see images being produced using the wet plate/collodian process.

Wet Plate image demonstrations will take place at the following times:

9:00 am
10:00 am
11:00 am
12:30 pm
1:30 pm
2:30 pm
3:30 pm

10:00 am
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:15 pm   

These demonstrations and exhibit are free and open to the public and will take place on the Visitor Center lawn. This is part of Shiloh's 151st anniversary commemoration.  



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