Studio portrait of Lucy Maria Tappan Bowen, seated, facing front, with flowers in one hand, location unknown

Description

Lucy Bowen was the daughter of the abolitionist Lewis Tappan and the wife of businessman Henry Chandler Bowen, founder of "The Independent," a religion and anti-slavery journal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
women (female humans)
abolitionists
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 001247
AccessID 2005
Other identifier HNEDID-001247

Physical Description

1 carte-de-visite

Collection Code

MS006

Collection Name

Bowen family papers

Reference Code

MS006.03.04.02.004

Places

Woodstock (Windham county, Connecticut)

Record Details

Material Type

cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Other People

Bowen, Lucy Maria (Tappan), 1825-1863
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Tappan, Lewis, 1788-1873

Other Organizations

Bowen family
Historic New England (Organization)

Subjects

Historic New England properties
Antislavery movements

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Bowen Family Papers / Series A, Album 27