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Catalog Number 12463
Title Print, Photographic; William Jennings Bryan
Object Name Print
Description Engraving of William Jennings Bryan in a suit and bow tie in front of a dark background. A chair is partly visible and he is apparently seated in it. At bottom are the words, "Yours truly W. J. Bryan" "Oct 1st 1908". These appear to be handwritten and are in white. A narrow strip of blank paper runs at the bottom of the page and reads, "Published by William J. Campbell. Philadelphia." "Engraved by W. H. W. Bicknell, from a photograph by Alva C. Townsend of Lincoln. Neb."
Image: william jennings bryan
COLORS: black, sepia, cream, white
TECHNIQUE: engraving
Date October 1, 1908
Culture American
Material paper, ink
Artist Campbell, William J.
Made Campbell, William J.; Bicknell, W. H.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark IN WHITE INK ACROSS BOTTOM: YOURS TRULY W. J. BRYAN OCT 1ST 1908
Height (in) 1.7
Width (in) 13.938
People Bicknell, W.H.
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Campbell, William J.