Lemuel Shaw photographs, 1861-ca.1920.


Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1901,. Lemuel Shaw photographs, 1861-ca.1920.

Lemuel Shaw photographs, 1861-ca.1920.

Photographs relating to Lemuel Shaw, lawyer and Chief Justice of the Mass. Supreme Judicial Court. Carte de visite portraits depict Shaw in March 1861, as well as Philip Delon, who lived with the Shaw family for a time. There are also photographs of a portrait bust of Shaw and another bust entitled "Miss Alcott's first attempt," as well as three snapshot photographs of an unidentified building, taken ca. 1920. Photographers include Josiah Johnson Hawes of Boston, Mass.; all other photographers are unidentified.

7 photographs in 1 folder.

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Delon, Philip

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Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1901

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Shaw, Lemuel, 1781-1861

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Chief justice of Massachusetts, 1830-1860. His daughter Elizabeth married the author Herman Melville. From the description of ALS : Boston, to Joseph B. Felt, 1834 Oct. 14. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122475395 Shaw was chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1830-1860). Webster and Parkman were on the faculty of Harvard Medical School at the time of Parkman's murder. From the description of Sentence of John W. Webster...