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Laura Dewey Bridgman, Blind Poetess (1829–1899)

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Marks

L. l. plate maker mark: "Scovill Extra". Spirit of Fact #2.

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes

about 1855

Dimensions

Sight: 8.5 x 6.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.) Case: 11.9 x 9.3 x 1.5 cm (4 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1431

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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