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Catalog Number 00082
Object Name Portrait
Description Henry Washington Lee by David J. Gue. 1815-1874. Born at Hamden, Connecticut, July 29, 1815. Removed to Iowa in 1855 having been elected as the first bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the Diocese of Iowa. Participated in all sessions of the Pan-Anglican Conference in Lambeth Palace, 1867. Instrumental in founding Griswold College. Degree of L.L.D. conferred upon him by University of Cambridge, London. Died in Davenport, Iowa, September 26, 1874.
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