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The CDV features a seated portrait of Gideon Welles, 24th United States Secretary of the Navy. In the portrait, Welles is seated next to a small table that is topped with books, ink, and a quill.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
verso, inscribed at top: Gideon / Welles verso, in backmark: Published by / E. ANTHONY. / 501 Broadway, N. Y. / Manufacturer / of / Photographic Albums. / FROM / Photographic Negative / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery. / Snyder Black & Sturn, N. Y.
Carte de visite photographs; Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878
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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