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The Spirit of a Flower

The Spirit of a Flower

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Object Name
date made
before 1896
Eddy, Sarah Jane
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 13 3/4 in x 11 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 29.845 cm
image: 7 7/8 in; 20.0025 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Frances Benjamin Johnston
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
1896 Washington Salon and Art Photographic Exhibition
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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