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Painting, The (First) Prayer in Congress.

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Identifier: N17167

Title: Painting, The (First) Prayer in Congress.

Description: Daguerreotype copy of the painting The (First) Prayer in Congress, painted by T. H. Matteson in 1848. The image depicts the first prayer in Congress led by a minister. Many congressmen bow their heads in prayer or hold their heads in their hands. Along the bottom of the daguerreotype "The First Prayer in Congress" is inscribed.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: no date

Type(s): Daguerreotype
Image

Maker/Creator: Thomas M. Easterly

Subjects: indoors
Daguerreotype
black and white
horizontal
Painting
copy daguerreotype
The (First) Prayer in Congress
The First Prayer in Congress
Men
pray
T. H. Matteson
Art and literature
Religion

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