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The carte de visite features a standing portrait of Harriet Lane Johnston, niece of President James Buchanan. During Buchana's administration, Johnston served as First Lady of the United States.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below print: MISS HARRIET LANE verso, inscribed at top: Miss Lane / Niece of James / Buchanan White H[ouse?] / [hostess?] 1857-1861 / [$30.00] verso, backmark: Published by / E. Anthony / 501 Broadway / New York. / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery
Carte de visite photographs; Johnston, Harriet Lane, 1830-1903
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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