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Collection Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 1957.3.170.49
Object Name Carte-de-visite
Description "Robert E. Lee," carte-de-visite, c. 1861, photograph by E. and H. T. Anthony. On back, handwritten in ink: Mr. F. McClung, With the kindest and most grateful remembrance of L. W. R.
On back, printed: Published by / E. & H. T. Anthony, / No. 501 Broadway, New-York, / Manufacturers of the best / Photographic Albums.

Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Robt E. Lee
Title Robert E. Lee
Date c. 1861
Role of Creator Photographer
Creator E. and H. T. Anthony
Material paper | cardstock
Technique albumen print
Dimensions H-4 W-2.5 inches
Credit line Bequest of Judge John Webb Green and Ellen McClung Green
Place of Origin US/NY/NYC
People Lee, Robert E.
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