William S. Hamilton | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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William S. Hamilton

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DESCRIPTION

Photograph from an original painting of Colonel William (Billy) Stephen Hamilton, M. Smith Photography in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Son of Revolutionary War hero and former Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton. Billy Hamilton served as a member of Wisconsin's Territorial Legislature, fought in the Black Hawk War and owned a lead mine near present day Wiota.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 3458

Creation Date: 1880 

Creator Name: Smith, M.

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State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Name File

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: NF Hamilton, Wm. S.

Original Dimensions: 5 x 7 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Information on the acquisition of this photograph can be found in the archives in SC 1847. The photograph was created ca. 1880, but the original painting dates from much earlier in the 19th century.

SUBJECTS

Arts

Cities and towns

Clothing and dress

Human settlements

Men

Military art and science

Military cadets

Painting

Persons

Suits (Clothing)

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