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Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis
Artist
Columbus W. Motes, 1837 - 1919
Sitter
Jefferson Davis, 3 Jun 1808 - 6 Dec 1889
Date
c. 1886
Type
Photograph
Medium
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
14.5cm x 10.1cm (5 11/16" x 4"), Image
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Douglas S. Jordan
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.84.157
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Place
United States\Georgia\Fulton\Atlanta