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Portrait of Edwin Clark Litchfield


Daguerreotype portrait of Edwin Clark Litchfield (1815-1885), a New York lawyer and railroad contractor. Circa 1842, he married Grace Hill Hubbard (1819-1881), daughter of Hon. Thomas Hill Hubbard of New York. The couple were parents to: Mary Savage (1842-1843); Francese Hubbard (1844-1927), married Lawrence Turnbull; Edward Hubbard (1845-1930), married Madeline Middagh Sands; Henry Percy (1847-1919); and Grace Denio (1849-1944). Edwin Clark Lichfield was the grandfather of Grace Hill Turnbull (1880-1976), a painter, sculptor, and writer from Baltimore.




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3 1/4 x 3 7/8 inches

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CSPH 636


1 cased photograph

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This item was previously part of the larger Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, transferred to the Maryland Historical Society (now Maryland Center for History and Culture) in 1998.

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