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Title: Portrait of Joseph Warren Holmes (1824-1912)

Accession Number: 1937.63.A
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: gelatin print
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Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin print; portrait of Joseph Warren Holmes (1824-1912), seated in chair; some hand painting on ring and watch fob and pencil marks on beard and eyebrows; handwritten on back in pencil "Capt. J. Warren Holmes presented by Rev. B. M. Hatfield 1940". [Born Mystic, CT; captain of HAZE, TWILIGHT, SEMINOLE, CHARMER; he held the record for rounding Cape Horn 84 times in square-rigged vessels].

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