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Catalog Number P38
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date c. 1889
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1889
Description A photographic portrait of George Bancroft (1800-1891), historian and former U.S. Secretary of the Navy. Bancroft has a long beard, and is wearing a suit jacket and shirt. He is seated at a desk piled with books and papers, and is seen holding a pen.
Print size 6 1/8 X 7 3 /4
People Bancroft, George
Subjects Historian
Search Terms U.S. Navy