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Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown

Artist:
Robert Langton, 1825 - 13 Sep 1900  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Box Brown, c. 1816 - 15 Jun 1897  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 17.1 cm (3 15/16 × 6 3/4")
Book closed: 17.8 × 11.1 × 1 cm (7 × 4 3/8 × 3/8")
Book open: 17.8 × 21.1 cm (7 × 8 5/16")
Type:
Book
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1851
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Tool  Search this
Tool\Hammer  Search this
Container\Box  Search this
Henry Box Brown: Male  Search this
Henry Box Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Box Brown: Performing Arts\Performer  Search this
Henry Box Brown: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Henry Box Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Magician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2016.116
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4443fec8b-748f-4ec8-b50e-81c16a0db8ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.116
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