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Marble bust of Edward Hitchcock

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Title:
Marble bust of Edward Hitchcock
Description:
A photograph of a marble bust of Edward Hitchcock. An annotation about the sculpture in an unknown hand is on the back. The annotation incorrectly identifies the sculptor as Chauncey B. Ives, who sculpted a different marble bust of Hitchcock. Another version of this photograph correctly identifies [Martin] Milmore as the sculptor of the bust and [J.L.] Lovell as the photographer.
Photographer:
Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903
Sculptor:
Millmore, Martin, 1844-1883
Date:
[1865–1899]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Busts (figures)
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 24 Folder 27 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Pictorial works
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Extent:
1 photograph ; sheet 32 x 25 cm
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Terms of Use:
Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found.
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Notes (date):
The finding aid indicates this photograph dates from the 19th century, and the start date provided is based off the date an annotation on another version of this photograph cites as the date the bust was placed in the Appleton Cabinet at Amherst College.