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The carte de visite features a standing portrait of Katherine Chase Sprague, a nineteenth-century socialite. She was also the daughter of Salmon P. Chase and wife of William Sprague.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
verso, inscribed at top: Katherine Chase Sprague / 37 / daughter of Salmon Portland Chase / "persisted in seeking the / presidential eill-o'-the-wisp" / 1868-1872 / , for her father verso, backmark: Published by / E. & H. T. ANTHONY, / 501 Broadway. / New York. / EA / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery verso, inscribed at left of backmark: [$8.00] verso, inscribed below backmark: [Ms?] Kate Chase
Carte de visite photographs; Sprague, Kate Chase, 1840-1899
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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