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Account of a visit from General Lafayette and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, circa 1825

Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894

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Title: Account of a visit from General Lafayette and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton

Date: circa 1825

Physical Details: Manuscript : 2 p. : handwritten ; 23 x 14 cm.

Description: Handwritten account by Thomas Seir Cummings of a visit from General Lafayette who brought a miniature of George Washington to Cummings for repair. Lafayette was accompanied by Alexander Hamilton's widow, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, who brought a miniature for their inspection.

Creator: Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894

Forms part of: Thomas Seir Cummings papers, circa 1824-1983, bulk 1824-1894

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Thomas Seir Cummings. Account of a visit from General Lafayette and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, circa 1825. Thomas Seir Cummings papers, circa 1824-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 21369