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Eli Whitney, Esq., (painting)

Artist:
Morse, S. F. B.
Subject:
Whitney, Eli
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 19
Eli Whitney was born in Westborough, Mass., December 8th, 1765. He very early gave striking indications of the mechanical genius for which he was afterwards so distinguished. . . . He died in New Haven, January 8th, 1825, in the 60th year of his age. This portrait is by S.F.B. Morse. [Pp. 19-20.]
Catalogue of Paintings, belonging to Yale College; deposited in the South Room of the Trumbull Gallery. New Haven: Printed by B.L. Hamlen, Printer to Yale College. 1852.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Science--Inventor
Control number:
AECI 04060019
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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