Matthew Brady Studio

Photography studio

"Daily, I would walk past where Brady’s studio was. That’s like, I’m walking in the steps of these heroes."

Ben BAKER

Ben Baker

About

In 1860 famed American Civil War photographer Matthew Brady opened his final studio here, naming it the National Portrait Gallery. Brady displayed some of his photographs following the Battle of Antietam becoming the first time images of war available for the general public to view.

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