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Morse Samuel A3

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Morse Samuel A3

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Image title: 
Portrait of Samuel Morse
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Etched portrait of Samuel Morse taken from the book 'Lightning Flashes and Electric Dashes' a Volume of Choice Telegraphic Literature, Humor, Fun, Wit and Wisdom compiled by W. J. Johnston, with contributions from the well-known pens of Benson J. Lossing, LL.D., Charles Barnard of 'Scribner's Monthly,' John Oakum, author of 'Oakum Pickings.' and others. Profusely Illustrated by Frank Beard, Joseph Christie, J. J. Calahan, R.A. Empey, Erc. New York: W. J. Johnston, Publisher, No. 11 Frankfort Street. 1877.

Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 7.5 x 6.5 inches)
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872