Book Discussion on The Blue and Gray in Black and White

Bob Zeller talked about his book The Blue and Gray in Black and White: A History of Civil War Photography, published by Praeger… read more

Bob Zeller talked about his book The Blue and Gray in Black and White: A History of Civil War Photography, published by Praeger Publishers. The book is a comprehensive study of civil war photography. In this illustrated slide talk, Bob Zeller looked at the history of civil war photography through the work of confederate photographer George Cook. Mr. Cook had a studio in Charleston, South Carolina where he worked during the war until early 1864 when he had to flee to Columbia, South Carolina. Bob Zeller also discussed other photographers including Alexander Gardner and Mathew Brady. He also answered questions from the audience. close

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  • Bob Zeller Co-Founder and President Center for Civil War Photography

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Book Discussion on The Blue and Gray in Black and White

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191419-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 12, 2007

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  • Mar 04, 2006 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2006 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2006 | 5:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 12, 2006 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 2007 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2007 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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