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Carte-de-visite portrait of Thomas Bassnett (b. 1808, d. aft 1885), American meteorologist. Handwritten inscription at bottom of card reads, "Thos. Bassnett, 1869."


Image ID: 47683

Creation Date: 1869 

Creator Name: Bowman's Art Gallery




Collection Name: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 : Increase A. Lapham papers, 1825-1930

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 24

Original Dimensions: 2.5 x 4 inches


Photographer's credit on back reads, "Bowman's Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ill." From album of portrait photographs collected by Lapham depicting scientists and artists, ca. 1860-ca. 1875. Images include portraits of geologists, botanists, sculptors, and authors.


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