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An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti: comprehending a view of the principal transactions in the revolution of Saint Domingo; with its antient and modern state
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Overall: 9 1/2 x 7 in. ( 24.1 x 17.8 cm )
mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Jane De Forest Hawley was the daughter of Charles and Mary Stiles (Holly) Hawley of Stamford, Connecticut. She married Captain Henry Windle (d. 1872) on December 3, 1853. She was the sister of the artist and the aunt of the donor.
Gift of Adelaide Milton De Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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