Subscribers to a bust of Harrison Gray Otis by Clevenger, ca. 1840.

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Subscribers to a bust of Harrison Gray Otis by Clevenger, ca. 1840.

Subscribers to a bust of Harrison Gray Otis by Clevenger, ca. 1840.

Subscribers to the bust, to be placed in the Athenaeum, include T.H. Perkins, Samuel Appleton, David Sears, Josiah Bradlee, Francis Calley Gray, Andrew Ritchie, Theodore Lyman, Jr., and Abbott Lawrence, among others. The bust became part of the Athenaeum collection.

1 p. in folder ; 26 cm.

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Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848

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American statesman. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Joseph Gales, Esq., 1830 Sept. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609817 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, 1797 May 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610680 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, possibly to Judge John Lowell, 1791 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609819 Otis's career included terms as a judge of ...

Boston Athenaeum

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The Boston Athenaeum was founded in 1807. Its present building on Beacon Hill, erected from 1847 to 1849, houses a library and an art collection. From the description of Boston Athenaeum records, 1854-1855. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122557016 ...

Clevenger, Shobal Vail, 1843-1920

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Clevenger was a surveyer, editor, reformer, psychiatrist and author. His medical contributions were chiefly in the field of neuro-pathology. A biography by Victor Robinson, Don Quixote of Psychiatry, was published in 1919. Son of a Cincinnati stonecutter-turned-sculptor, Shobal Vail Clevenger, Jr. (1843-1920) was born during a family visit to Italy. He grew up in various places ⁶ Ohio, Alabama, New Orleans and St.Louis. He became a surveyor for the U.S. Engineer Corps during the Civil War. After...