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PHOTODESCRIPTIONUNIT — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 15 Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (104)

Paul Lawrence Dunbar, half-length portrait, sitting, facing left, 1890


Studio portrait. Inscribed on back: To my good friend and comrade, Roscoe Simmons, from Paul Lawrence Dunbar.


  • 1890



Open for research.


1 photographs : albumen print on card mount ; ; mount 17 x 11 cm (cabinet format))

Biographical / Historical

Poet, novelist, and playwright.

Source of information

Title devised.

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

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