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Men of Progress

Artist
Christian Schussele, 16 Apr 1824 - 1879
Sitter
William Thomas Green Morton, 9 Aug 1819 - 15 Jul 1868
James Bogardus, 14 Mar 1800 - 13 Apr 1874
Samuel Colt, 19 Jul 1814 - 10 Jan 1862
Cyrus Hall McCormick, 15 Feb 1809 - 13 May 1884
Joseph Saxton, 22 Mar 1799 - 26 Oct 1873
Peter Cooper, 12 Feb 1791 - 4 Apr 1883
Charles Goodyear, 29 Dec 1800 - 1 Jul 1860
Joseph Henry, 17 Dec 1797 - 13 May 1878
Jordan Lawrence Mott, 12 Oct 1799 - 1866
Eliphalet Nott, 25 Jun 1773 - 29 Jan 1866
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872
Henry Burden, 22 Apr 1791 - 19 Jan 1871
Richard March Hoe, 19 Jul 1815 - 13 Sep 1884
Erastus Brigham Bigelow, 2 Apr 1814 - 6 Dec 1879
Isaiah Jennings, 1792 - 1862
Thomas Blanchard, 24 Jun 1788 - 16 Apr 1864
Elias Howe, 9 Jul 1819 - 3 Oct 1867
Date
c. 1859
Type
Drawing
Medium
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions
Image/Sheet: 33.8 x 52.4 cm (13 5/16 x 20 5/8")
Mount: 34.6 x 52.9 cm (13 5/8 x 20 13/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 71.1 cm (22 x 28")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number
NPG.98.16
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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