Photo, Print, Drawing Hiram R. Revels of Miss.
About this Item
- Hiram R. Revels of Miss.
- Photograph shows Hiram R. Revels (1827-1901) who was the first African American to serve in the U.S. Senate, representing the state of Mississippi from 1870-1871. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2021) African American legislator.
Created / Published
- [ca. 1870]
- Glass negatives--1860-1880.
- Portrait photographs--1860-1880.
- Portrait photographs--1860-1880
- Glass negatives--1860-1880
- - Title from unverified information on negative sleeve.
- - Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Lenation Rives Miss.; Revels.
- - Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954.
- - General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc
- - Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
- 1 negative : glass, wet collodion.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-BH83- 1823 [P&P]
- Brady-Handy photograph collection
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cwpbh 00554 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpbh.00554
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-cwpbh-00554 (digital file from original neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication. For information, see "Brady-Handy photograph collection," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/389_bhan.html
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Manuscript Division, Brady-Handy Collection
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- Call Number: LC-BH83- 1823 [P&P]
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Hiram R. Revels of Miss. , ca. 1870. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017894095/.
APA citation style:
(ca. 1870) Hiram R. Revels of Miss. , ca. 1870. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017894095/.
MLA citation style:
Hiram R. Revels of Miss. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017894095/>.