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French, Daniel C. (1850-1931) to John Sherman

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01802.04 Author/Creator: French, Daniel C. (1850-1931) Place Written: Florence, Italy Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 23 April 1887 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 20.5 x 27 cm.

Summary of Content: Asks where he would like his finished bust sent. States that the marble piece was very fine and he hopes Sherman will be satisfied with his work.

Background Information: French was an American sculptor whose works primarily depicted eminent Americans and symbolic figures. Sherman was an important Republican leader and a United States Senator from Ohio 1861-1877. He also ...served as Secretary of the Treasury and later as Secretary of State. See More

People: French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931
Sherman, John, 1823-1900
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and FilmPolitics

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