Mary Henry, Daughter of Secretary Henry

ID: 82-3258

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Card photograph

Date: c. 1855

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 12, Folder: 5

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Summary

Photographic portrait of Mary Anna Henry (1834-1903), daughter of first Smithsonian Secretary Joseph Henry (1846-1878) and Harriet Alexander Henry. Mary kept a diary of life at the Smithsonian during the Civil War years and organized biographical materials about her father, after his death.

Subject

  • Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903
  • Henry, Joseph 1797-1878

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 12, Folder: 5

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1855

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Topic

  • Women
  • Portraits
  • History
  • Women--History

Form/Genre

Card photograph

ID Number

82-3258

Physical description

Color: Sepia; Size: 2.5w x 4h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Card photograph

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