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D'Utassy Corneilis Vanderbilt

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05151 Author/Creator: D'Utassy Place Written: New York Type: Photograph signed Date: 1865 ca. Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Three quarter length portrait. Signed on verso. Imprint: "D'Utassy's, formerly (Johnson, Williams & Co.)"

People: Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1843-1899.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Business and Finance, Finance, Industry

Sub Era: The American Civil War