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The Destruction of Hood's Ordnance Train: A Love Story | Professor Alexander Nemerov

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH ADVANCE REGISTRATON

The Department of Art & Art History presents The Destruction of Hood’s Ordnance Train: A Love Story, a lecture by Professor Alexander Nemerov, Chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial Professor in the Arts and Humanities. 

How is something that is not there still present in a photograph?  What is the importance of seeing a photograph in this way?

This lecture is free and open to the public with advance registration

Image: George Barnard, Destruction of Hood’s Ordnance Train, 1864. Plate 44 from Photographic Views of Sherman’s Campaign (1866). The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Pfeiffer and Rogers Funds, 1970.  

VISITOR INFORMATION: Oshman Hall is located in the McMurtry Building on Stanford’s campus, at 355 Roth Way. Visitor parking is free after 4pm on weekdays, except by the oval. Alternatively, take the Caltrain to Palo Alto Transit Center and hop on the free Stanford Marguerite Shuttle.

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