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Catalog Number 00057
Object Name Portrait
Description Francis Springer by Louis Mayer. 1811-1898. Lawyer, legislator, judge. Born in Portland, Maine, April 15, 1811. Removed to Wapello, Iowa Territory, 1830. Member of Council of the 3rd-6th Legislative Assemblies. State Senator, 1, 1Ex, 2, General Assembly, 1846-1850. Register of United States Land Office, 1851. District Judge, 1854-1855; 1858-1869. Collector of Internal Revenue, 1869. Member of Constitutional Convention, 1857. Died in Columbus Junction, Iowa, October 2, 1898.

Portrait of a man; subject's body faces right, but eyes are forward; dark suit, white shirt with skinny bowtie; fair hair and beard. Brown background with artist name at top right, gilded frame. 42.25 x 36"
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