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Joseph C. G. Kennedy, Superintendent of the Census

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady (American, born Ireland, 1823?–1896 New York)
Date:
ca. 1857
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 22.5 x 15.9 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.312
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink, verso TL: "8" or "B"; inscribed in pencil, verso TL to TR: "Kennedy Superintendant // of the census"; inscribed in pencil, verso BL to BR: "A rare salt print found among // various portraits from the Brady Studio // FH Meserve"
Frederick Hill Meserve Collection; [Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, May 1, 1983

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