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Brady's Portrait Gallery Evelyn Colfax

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05135.112 Author/Creator: Brady's Portrait Gallery Place Written: New York, NY Type: Photograph Date: 1861-1865 ca. Pagination: 1 photograph : B&W ; 7 x 11 cm. Order a Copy

Bust portrait.

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