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Asaph Whittlesey

Asaph Whittlesey
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Title: Asaph Whittlesey
Description: Asaph Whittlesey dressed for his journey from Ashland to Madison, Wisconsin, to take up his seat in the state legislature. Whittlesey is attired for the long trek in winter gear including goggles, a walking staff, and snowshoes.

Image ID: 36714
1860 ca.
Name File
Genre: Photograph
Copied from Guy M. Burnham, The Lake Superior Country in History and Story, 1930, between pages 96 and 97. F587 S9 B8
Subjects: Indoor photography
Portrait photography
Clothing and dress
Protective clothing

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