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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Discussion in 'Period Civil War Photos & Examinations' started by Mike Serpa, May 23, 2014.

  1. Mike Serpa

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    Metropolitan Museum of Art photo

    Harriet Beecher Stowe
    Artist: Albert Sands Southworth (American, West Fairlee, Vermont 1811–1894 Charlestown, Massachusetts)
    Artist: Josiah Johnson Hawes (American, Wayland, Massachusetts 1808–1901 Crawford Notch, New Hampshire)
    Date: 1850s
    Medium: Daguerreotype
    Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.3 cm. (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
     

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  3. KansasFreestater

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    I had not seen this particular image before. Thank you for sharing it! I usually think of Harriet as quite homely, but in this picture, her soul really comes through -- her inner beauty comes out -- and that makes her beautiful indeed.
     
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