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NASA Heroes and Sheroes

Artist:
Hubert Jackson  Search this
Medium:
Painting, Acrylic on Canvas
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 130.2 × 104.8 × 6cm (4 ft. 3 1/4 in. × 3 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 2 3/8 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 127 × 101.6 × 3.5cm (4 ft. 2 in. × 3 ft. 4 in. × 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Paintings
Date:
2019
Credit Line:
Gift of Barbara E. Brennan
Inventory Number:
A20210398000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b618c648-e649-454c-a873-acaf28f01989
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20210398000

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Vernier, Atlas Missile

Manufacturer:
Rocketdyne Div., North American Rockwell  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Ferrous Alloy
Aluminum
Plastics
Ink
Adhesive Tape
Dimensions:
3-D: 71.1 × 48.3 × 66.7cm (2 ft. 4 in. × 1 ft. 7 in. × 2 ft. 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1963
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Marshall Spaceflight Center
Inventory Number:
A19761838000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99830bf57-fdbd-496b-8725-7521b0162081
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19761838000
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Horten H III f

Manufacturer:
Horten, Reimar and Walter  Search this
Designer:
Reimar Horten, Germany pre-1945,  Search this
Materials:
Steel tubing center section covered with plywood and aluminum, wooden wings covered plywood and cotton fabric.
Dimensions:
Wingspan 20 m (66 ft)
Center Section Length 5 m (16.4 ft)
Height 1.6 m (5.4 ft)
Weight Empty 250 kg (550 lb)
Weight Flying 360 kg (792 lb)
Maximum Speed 210 km/h (130 mph)
Best Glide Speed 63 km/h (39 mph)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
Germany
Date:
1944
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602081000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a74fa1b7-c820-4464-877b-c078f82ac49a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19602081000
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Benjamin Banneker

Artist:
Timothy Woods  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Banneker, 9 Nov 1731 - Oct 1806  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1793
Topic:
Benjamin Banneker: Male  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00999
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42fa9035f-ff16-427f-8c36-10c670a19d26
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00999

Benjamin Banneker

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Banneker, 9 Nov 1731 - Oct 1806  Search this
Type:
Unknown
Date:
c. 1921
Topic:
Benjamin Banneker: Male  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Benjamin Banneker: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL01000
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Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm436253b3e-0e81-46c0-95ef-9de71c330cc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL01000

Francis Henney Smith

Artist:
William James Hubard, 1807 - 1862  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Henney Smith, 1812 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
220cm x 166.5cm (86 5/8" x 65 9/16"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1853
Topic:
Francis Henney Smith: Male  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Education\Administrator\Superintendent  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Military Institute
Object number:
VA150016
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46d114ab2-e6b4-4868-bd0f-2eea33646048
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA150016

Francis Henney Smith

Artist:
William D. Washington, 1833? - 1870  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Henney Smith, 1812 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63.7cm x 52.8cm (25 1/16" x 20 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1850-1900
Topic:
Francis Henney Smith: Male  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Education\Administrator\Superintendent  Search this
Francis Henney Smith: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Military Institute
Object number:
VA150017
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm401a1fd42-001a-4358-98b7-9b8219bc0dcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA150017

Frederick Carlos Ferry

Artist:
Dorothy E. Vicaji, 1880 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Carlos Ferry, 22 Jan 1868 - 1956  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78.7cm x 63.5cm (31" x 25"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1928
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Frederick Carlos Ferry: Male  Search this
Frederick Carlos Ferry: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Frederick Carlos Ferry: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Frederick Carlos Ferry: Education\Educator\Professor\Mathematics  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Williams College Museum of Art
Object number:
WP.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44cd111ac-9398-4784-aefb-f42228d13deb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WP.14

William Chauvenet

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Chauvenet, 1820 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
99.6 x 75.3cm (39 3/16 x 29 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Medallion  Search this
William Chauvenet: Male  Search this
William Chauvenet: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
William Chauvenet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
William Chauvenet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Object number:
WU1988.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48874a815-1829-4091-a6af-de475733372a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WU1988.1

William Chauvenet

Artist:
Charles Frederick Von Saltza, 1858 - 1905  Search this
Sitter:
William Chauvenet, 1820 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
79.3 x 67.2cm (31 1/4 x 26 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1896
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
William Chauvenet: Male  Search this
William Chauvenet: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
William Chauvenet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
William Chauvenet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Object number:
WU3137
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48c8c13dc-013a-427e-b574-8288f886ea81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WU3137

Joseph Nicollet and Henry Rogers

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet, 1786 - 1843  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers, 1808 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
Ink wash and cut paper on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 27.5cm x 21.2cm (10 13/16" x 8 3/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1843
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet: Male  Search this
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet: Natural Resources\Explorer\American West  Search this
Joseph Nicholas Nicollet: Science and Technology\Scientist\Geographer  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers: Male  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers: Science and Technology\Scientist\Cartographer  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
Henry Darwin Rogers: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Robert L. McNeil, Jr.
Object number:
S/NPG.91.126.107.B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e6b037ac-1858-40f9-bba1-9628e596927e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.91.126.107.B

Richard Wilde and James Thomson

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Henry Wilde, 1789 - 1847  Search this
James Bates Thomson, 1808 - 1883  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph, chalk and cut paper on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 28.2cm x 21.2cm (11 1/8" x 8 3/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1841
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Male  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Literature\Writer  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\Georgia  Search this
Richard Henry Wilde: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia  Search this
James Bates Thomson: Male  Search this
James Bates Thomson: Literature\Writer  Search this
James Bates Thomson: Education\Administrator\School\Principal  Search this
James Bates Thomson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Robert L. McNeil, Jr.
Object number:
S/NPG.91.126.115.A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f128177d-11f3-4221-ba0d-24066ea354e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.91.126.115.A

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, 19 Oct 1910 - 22 Aug 1995  Search this
Medium:
Photograph
Dimensions:
Image: 24.8cm x 19.6cm (9 3/4" x 7 11/16"), Accurate
Sheet: 25.4cm x 20.3cm (10" x 8"), Accurate
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1987
Topic:
Interior\Studio  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: Male  Search this
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astrophysicist  Search this
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of S. Chandrasekhar
Object number:
S/NPG.93.130
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4920f3741-618a-422e-bc6a-1205773f58bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.93.130

George Horace Gallup

Artist:
Oscar White, born 1921  Search this
Studio:
Pach Brothers Studio, active 1867 - 1993  Search this
Sitter:
George Horace Gallup, 1901 - 1984  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 19.4cm x 24cm (7 5/8" x 9 7/16")
Sheet: 20.6cm x 25.3cm (8 1/8" x 9 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1959
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
George Horace Gallup: Male  Search this
George Horace Gallup: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician\Statistician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.93.388.12
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm494527789-bb48-471f-aa4c-f87afca7c606
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.93.388.12

Erastus Lyman De Forest

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Erastus Lyman De Forest, 1834 - 1888  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61cm x 51.1cm (24" x 20 1/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Erastus Lyman De Forest: Male  Search this
Erastus Lyman De Forest: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Object number:
U1963.46
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e88e585a-3ac0-44f0-91e8-6740aab17e61
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_U1963.46

Josiah Willard Gibbs

Artist:
Peter Franz Zallinger, born 1943  Search this
Sitter:
Josiah Willard Gibbs, 1839 - 1903  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1965
Topic:
Josiah Willard Gibbs: Male  Search this
Josiah Willard Gibbs: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Josiah Willard Gibbs: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Object number:
U1965.48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm417b6a936-f8b7-4605-a470-f6e5ac6b4d44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_U1965.48

Sir Isaac Newton

Artist:
George Bickham Sr.  Search this
Sitter:
Sir Isaac Newton, 1642 - 1727  Search this
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
33.2 x 22.6cm (13 1/16 x 8 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1732
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Telescope  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Home Furnishings\Globe\Orb  Search this
Religious\Angel  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing tablet  Search this
Nature & Environment\Moon  Search this
Nature & Environment\Sun  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Putti  Search this
Nature & Environment\Planet  Search this
Nature & Environment\Planet\Saturn  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Divider  Search this
Equipment\Astronomical Equipment\Quadrant  Search this
Equipment\Scale\Balance  Search this
Sir Isaac Newton: Male  Search this
Sir Isaac Newton: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of the History of Science
Object number:
UK900010
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d9575511-9a8f-412f-9fad-f04942343aa3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UK900010

Daniel Embury

Artist:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Embury, c. 1800 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 108.6 × 94.6 × 8.3 cm (42 3/4 × 37 1/4 × 3 1/4")
Stretcher: 76.8 × 61 × 3.2 cm (30 1/4 × 24 × 1 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York\Manhattan Island
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Daniel Embury: Male  Search this
Daniel Embury: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Daniel Embury: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Richard B. Neff, Jr. in honor of Joan Russell Neff and James Townsend Russell, Jr.
Object number:
S/NPG.2016.24
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45a01660c-27f2-49ff-8207-a10478318960
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2016.24

Worthington Chauncey Ford

Artist:
Inger Marie Gabrielsen, 2 Nov 1898 - 1977  Search this
Sitter:
Worthington Chauncey Ford, 16 Feb 1858 - 7 Mar 1941  Search this
Medium:
Painted plaster
Dimensions:
45.7cm (18"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
France
Date:
1937
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Male  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Literature\Editor  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Humanities and Social Sciences\Archivist  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician\Statistician  Search this
Worthington Chauncey Ford: Literature\Bibliographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Ellis
Object number:
S/NPG.67.133
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e743cecc-7d81-47b1-aa02-761948782ca4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.133

Nathaniel Bowditch

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Nathaniel Bowditch, 26 Mar 1773 - 17 Mar 1838  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
6.7cm x 5.5cm (2 5/8" x 2 3/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1805-1820
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Nathaniel Bowditch: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Bowditch: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nathaniel Bowditch: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Insurance Agent  Search this
Nathaniel Bowditch: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Nathaniel Bowditch: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Mariners' Museum
Object number:
QW 894 A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm424ec1409-2575-439e-a3e2-e6f82ef7daf5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_QW_894_A

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