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William Greenleaf Eliot.

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Identifier: P0004-1014

Title: William Greenleaf Eliot.

Description: Bust portrait of man with glasses and a beard. "Dr. Eliot Wm. Greenleaf Eliot" (written on reverse side of image). Eliot was a staunch abolitionist minister and chancellor of Washington University who hired Alexander Archer, a runaway slave. He was also a member of the Western Sanitary Commission.

Rights: UND

Place: United States

Dates: ca. 1861-1865

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: vertical
black and white
indoors
studio portrait
William Greenleaf Eliot
William Eliot
Slavery, abolition, and emancipation
chancellor of Washington University
hired Alexander Archer
Western Sanitary Commission
man
glasses
Beards
suit
Portrait
bust
Civil War, 1861-1865

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