8th Pennsylvania Cavalry Monument, Gettysburg National Military Park, PA
Williams, William Earle 1950-
1 photographic print: b&w; 8 x 10 in
William Earle Williams (b.1950) is an American photographer with a particular interest in Civil War battlegrounds. He has photographed many sites, often forgotten or overlooked, where African American troops fought and lived. His work has been included in many exhibitions across the United States. Williams is currently Professor of Fine Arts and Curator of Photography at Haverford College in Pennsylvania, where he has been since 1978. Williams' photographs were included in the publication and traveling exhibition, "Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers, 1840 to the Present," by Deborah Willis.
A monument to the 8th Pennsylvania Cavalry at Gettysburg National Military Park.
Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of William Earle Williams in memory of Songha Willis