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Unformatted text preview: Robert E. Lee. Portrayed as defeated but with dignity after war. No saber. Camera recording historical moment. Showed officers, showed new technologies; hot air ballons, bridges, etc. Rallied moral on the home front, especially when war was going to be longer than expected. Seeing these things musters support for the war effort . Life of everyday soldier photographs- A group of contrabands-former slaves choosing freedom Cruelty and devastation of the War photos.-Antietam Battlefield-showed horrific aftermath. Convened cost of war. Grotesque horror portrayed. Dead confederate-focused on an individual, and cost of war. Even a union audience could say this is my son, or my brother. Suggests a religious image. Did Brady arrange people to portray certain image....
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- Spring '09