Civil War Photography Demonstration at President Lincoln’s Cottage

Don’t miss this rare opportunity!

October 11, 2008 at 10am

Award winning photographer, Robert J. Szabo, will demonstrate the wet plate collodion process, a technique used to photograph Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War.

Photograph by Robert J. Szabo

Photograph by Robert J. Szabo for History Channel's "10 Days That Changed America: Antietam"

  • Demonstration is free and open to the public
  • Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center at President Lincoln’s Cottage
  • Enter at Eagle Gate, Rock Creek Church Rd NW at Upshur Street NW http://www.lincolncottage.org/visit/directions.htm
  • Demonstration will last 1.5-2 hours
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