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Catalog Number 2006.013.0001
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Scope & Content A cabinet card of Maurie Clark's painting of Henry Clay with a note by John M. Clay: "From a portrait by M.W. Clark taken in 1882 from other portraits and likenesses assisted by my memory and criticism." Other writings on the back of the card: "This photo must be returned because of the writing on it," and, "To the best of my knowledge this picture has never been published. L.C.S. (Lucretia Clay Simpson)."
Collection Henry Clay Memorial Foundation
Notes This card was John M. Clay's personal copy and shows the painting he commissioned from Maurie Clark.