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Heroes of the Colored Race

Title
Frederick Douglass
Artist
Joseph Hoover, 1830 - 1913
Sitter
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895
Blanche Kelso Bruce, 1841 - 1898
Hiram Rhoades Revels, Sep 1822 - 16 Jan 1901
John Roy Lynch, 10 Sep 1847 - 2 Nov 1939
Robert Smalls, 5 Apr 1839 - 23 Feb 1915
Joseph Hayne Rainey, 21 Jun 1832 - 2 Aug 1887
Charles Edmund Nash, 23 May 1844 - 21 Jun 1913
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859
Date
1881
Type
Print
Medium
Chromolithograph (hand colored) on paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 55.9 x 74.8 cm (22 x 29 7/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.2009.56
Culture
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Native American
Hiram Rhoades Revels: American\African American
Frederick Douglass: American\African American
John Roy Lynch: American\African American
Joseph Hayne Rainey: American\African American
Robert Smalls: American\African American
Charles Edmund Nash: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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