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William W. Mather, Geologist | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

William W. Mather, Geologist

William W. Mather, Geologist | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Reproduction of a vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William W. Mather (1804-1859), geologist and U.S. Army officer. Ohio's first state geologist. Caption under image reads, "W.W. Mather, LL.D.  b. Brooklyn, Ct. May 24, 1804.  Columbus, O. Feb. 27, 1859."
DESCRIPTION
Reproduction of a vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William W. Mather (1804-1859), geologist and U.S. Army officer. Ohio's first state geologist. Caption under image reads, "W.W. Mather, LL.D. b. Brooklyn, Ct. May 24, 1804. Columbus, O. Feb. 27, 1859."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:47912
Creation Date:date unknown
Creator Name:Unknown
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County:
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Collection Name:Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 : Increase A. Lapham papers, 1825-1930
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 24
Original Dimensions:1 x 1.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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. Portrait removed from an unknown volume and glued to album.
SUBJECTS
Clothing and dress
Ephemera
Indoor photography
Men
Portrait photography
Scientists
Officers

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