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Catalog Number 2016.03.0025
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1871
Title Benjamin Gratz Brown
Description Photograph of a portrait of Benjamin Gratz Brown, when he was governor of Missouri. A bearded Gratz is standing holding a rolled up piece of paper. To his left, there is a table with books on it. The books are placed in an unorderly fashion. Books are also on the floor peeking out from under the draped table. On the other side of him, there is a chair. On the back of the photograph it reads: "For Mrs. Scott, Painted by A. G. Powers [?]. January 1872." Mary Yoder Brown Scott was Benjamin Gratz Brown's half-sister.


Medium Paper/Photographic Emulsion
Dimensions 10" x 6 1/4"
People Benjamin Gratz Brown
Mary Yoder Brown Scott
Search Terms Portrait Photographs