Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Rev. Henry Ward Beecher

By: Beecher, Henry Ward, Rev.

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circa 1850's. Original carte de visite photo portrait (subject is seated with left elbow on table). Dimensions 2 1/2 x 4 inches (card), 2 1/8 x 3 1/4 (photo). From back of photo : "Published by E. & H.T. Anthony 501 Broadway New York from photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery" Reverend Beecher (1813-1887) was a prominent clergyman, abolitionist and speaker. His sister was the author Harriet Beecher Stowe. The later part of his life was marred by the Beecher-Tilton Scandal, in which the Reverend was accused of adultery with a married woman. The resulting trail in 1875 was one of the most infamous trials of the century.

Title: Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Rev. Henry Ward Beecher

Author Name: Beecher, Henry Ward, Rev.

Categories: Philosophy and Religion,

Publisher: New York, E. & H. T. Anthony:

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 15020

Keywords: PREACHERS CLERGYMEN PHOTOGRAPHS ABOLITIONISTS MATTHEW BRADY PROTESTANT CC-2