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Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress, ca. 1896, from the Edwin H. Blashfield papers, 1850-1980

Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress, ca. 1896

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Title: Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress

Date: ca. 1896

Physical Details: 1 photographic print on board : b&w ; 23 x 19 cm., on board 51 x 30 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten): Library of Congress, photo which Willett took of me on the scaffolding. The theatrical character of my pose was caused by Willetts [sic] telling me many times to lean further toward the light.

Arthur Reginald Willett was Blashfield's assistant.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Edwin H. Blashfield papers, 1850-1980

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress, ca. 1896 / Arthur Reginald Willett, photographer. Edwin H. Blashfield papers, 1850-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13208