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President Hitchcock marble bust

Item Information

Title:
President Hitchcock marble bust
Description:
A carte de visite bearing a photograph of a marble bust of Edward Hitchcock. On the back is an annotation in Edward Hitchcock Jr.'s handwriting. The annotation identifies the sculptor of the bust as [Martin] Milmore (misspelled Millmore) of Boston.
Photographer:
Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903
Annotator:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Sculptor:
Millmore, Martin, 1844-1883
Date:
[1865–1899]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
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 : print on card mount ; mount 11 x 7 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 the annotation cites as the date the bust was placed in the Appleton Cabinet at Amherst College.
Language:
English