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Three-quarter studio portrait of Henry Chandler Bowen, seated, facing front, location unknown

Item Information

Title:
Three-quarter studio portrait of Henry Chandler Bowen, seated, facing front, location unknown
Description:
Henry Chandler Bowen was a businessman and philanthropist in Woodstock, Connecticut and New York City. Bowen was married to Lucy Tappan, the daughter of abolitionist Lewis Tappan. Bowen founded the religion and anti-slavery journal "The Independent" in 1848. He built Roseland Cottage, a National Historic Landmark, located in Woodstock, Connecticut.
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
MS006: Bowen family papers
Subjects:
portraits
business (commercial function)
abolitionists
philanthropists
Dry-goods
Antislavery movements
Historic New England properties
Bowen family
Historic New England (Organization)
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Bowen, Lucy Maria (Tappan), 1825-1863
Places:
ConnecticutWindham (county)Woodstock
New YorkNew York
Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.)
Extent:
1 carte-de-visite
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
196216
Call #:
MS006.03.04.02.006