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Collection Highlights

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Title Related People Date Object Number
The Daughters of Heber Reginald Bishop (Elizabeth, Harriet, Mary, and Edith)
ca. 1895
1905.22
Wig curler
1760-1775
INV.5924.77
The Intelligence Office
1849
1959.46
Checkers Up At The Farm
1875
1928.29
Mrs. William Walton (1708-1786)
ca. 1750
1902.4
Marian Anderson (1897-1993)
c. 1940-45
1947.216
Euphemia Toussaint (1815-1829)
ca. 1825
1920.6
Architect's Sign
ca. 1837
1953.197
Aaron Burr (1756-1836)
1836
1927.59
The Indian: The Dying Chief Contemplating the Progress of Civilization
1856
1875.4
Creative: Tronvig Group