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Henry Ward Beecher, pastor of Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, N.Y.

GC002.02.143 (RS129817)

Description

Fine portrait with a narrative border by W. Momberger describing important events in Beecher's life.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1870
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1923-05-01
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
18x 14.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR143OVR
Credit Line
Gift of Bostoniqn Society, 1 May 1923
GUSN
198951
Reference Code
GC002.02.143

Record details

Originator
Buttre, John Chester, 1821-1893 (Engraver)
Momberger, William, b. 1829 (Designer)
Morand, A. (Photo printer)
Other People
Beecher, Henry Ward
Descriptive Terms
clergy
pastors
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Brooklyn (New York City, New York state) [borough]
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 141-150
Physical Access Restrictions
The border is dirty and stained.

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