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Collection Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 1957.3.168.26
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Description "Col. Matthew McClung," c. 1875-1900, cabinet card with photographic reproduction of a portrait painted in 1820, photograph by William Gustave Thuss.
Printed below image, in gold ink: Thuss / McGavock Block Nashville, Tenn.
On reverse is adhered a small white sheet of paper titled "Col. Matthew McClung / Photographed from a Miniature Painted in Philadelphia in 1820, when 26 years of age," followed by a biography of Col. McClung.
Title Col. Matthew McClung
Date c. 1875-1900
Role of Creator Photographer
Creator Thuss, William Gustave
Material paper | cardstock
Technique albumen print
Dimensions H-6.5 W-4.25 inches
Credit line Bequest of Judge John Webb Green and Ellen McClung Green
Place of Origin US/TN/Knox/Knoxville
People McClung, Col. Matthew