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Title Mrs Harrisons Funeral at White House carriage in circle
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date October 26, 1892
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. The White House is seen in the distance, across a lawn and through trees. Many horse-drawn carriages are lined up in front of the building.
(Keywords: United States, Washington, D.C., First Lady)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History This photo shows the funeral of Caroline Scott Harrison, wife of President Benjamin Harrison, who died in the White House on October 25, 1892.
Earliest Date 1892
Latest Date 1892
Subjects Funeral processions
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.6069
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2013.
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