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Portrait of General Thomas James by Martha Hoke

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Identifier: X05829

Title: Portrait of General Thomas James by Martha Hoke

Description: Portrait of General Thomas James by Martha Hoke. Hoke was a world-renowned watercolor and miniature painter who was famous for being the first woman newspaper artist in St. Louis and for drawing an image for the Post-Dispatch on April 14, 1885 covering the Maxwell-Preller murder case. General Thomas James was made a general of the Illinois militia in 1825 and, the same year, was elected a member of the Legislature,

Rights: UND

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Dates: 1880-1939

Type(s): Drawing

Maker/Creator: Martha H. Hoke

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