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Catalog Number 00026
Object Name Portrait
Description Harriet Foots Gear (Mrs. John H.) by unknown artist. 1812-1902. Born in Middlebury, Vermont, November 16, 1818. Married to John Henry Grear in 1842. Instrumental in securing the regimental battle flags for Iowa. Removed to Burlington, Iowa, 1843. Died in Burlington, Iowa, October 4, 1902.

43.5" x 39"Pastel Portrait, dark gold frame, sections missing around outer edge. Black background, subject seated, body facing right, head forward. Subject wearing light purple dress with white lace and dark purple adornments. Hair is grey & styled on top of head. Wearing earrings.
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