Portrait of Benjamin Peirce

ID: SIA2012-3431

Creator: Huntington, Daniel

Form/Genre: Portraits

Date: 1857

Citation: Rothenberg, Marc, et al, eds., The Papers of Joseph Henry, Volume 9, The Smithsonian Years: January 1854-December 1857 (Smithsonian Institution in association with Science History Publications/USA, 2002), following page 206

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Summary

Benjamin Peirce (1809-1880) was a mathematician and professor at Harvard University.

Author

Huntington, Daniel

Subject

  • Peirce, Benjamin
  • Harvard University

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This image was scanned from The Papers of Joseph Henry, Volume 9, following page 206.

Contained within

  • Original image courtesy of Harvard University Portrait Collection. http://www.harvardartmuseums.org/collection/detail.dot?objectid=H254&startDate=&sort=Accession+%23&objtitle=&department=&subject=¢ury=&endDate=&object=&sortInSession=false&historicalPeriod=&viewlightbox=false&mediaTek=&relatedworks=false&creationPlaceTerm=%28Any%29&accession=&origPage=1&artist=&creationPlace=&culture=&fulltext=benjamin+peirce&pc=1&page=1
  • Rothenberg, Marc, et al, eds., The Papers of Joseph Henry, Volume 9, The Smithsonian Years: January 1854-December 1857 (Smithsonian Institution in association with Science History Publications/USA, 2002), following page 206

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1857

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Topic

  • Mathematicians
  • Portraits
  • Mathematics

Form/Genre

  • Portraits
  • Painting

ID Number

SIA2012-3431

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h; Type of Image: Portraits; Medium: Painting

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