Mathew B. Brady
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Who is he?
Men on the "9th Corpse Headquarters"
Battle of Gettysburg
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Mathew was the youngest of three children. He was born on Warren County, New York, being the child of irish immigrants (Their names are Julia and Andrew Brady). When he was 16, he moved to Saratoga, New York. There, he met William page, who was a famous portrait painter. Soon after, Mathew became Page’s student. They then moved to Albany, New York.
- Born: January 15, 1823? in Warren County, New York, United States
- Died: January 15, 1896 in New York, New York, United States