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Ferdinand F. A. Pettrich letters to Henry Wise, [undated]

Pettrich, Ferdinand Friedrich August, b. 1798 d. 1872
Sculptor
Active in Washington, D.C.; Rome, Italy; Brazil

Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Three letters to the Governor of Virginia, Henry Wise, concerning a petition to Congress for a commission, and a bust of Wise done by Pettrich.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; Virginia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Provenance unknown.

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