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Benjamin West's Residence, Swarthmore
about 1900
Photographer:Attributed to Harriet V. S. Thorne , American, 1843 - 1926
Photography; albumen printing-out paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 4 x 6 1/16in. (10.2 x 15.4cm) Sheet (height x width): 4 x 6 1/16in. (10.2 x 15.4cm) Mount (height x width): 4 15/16 x 7in. (12.5 x 17.8cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation
Description: The side and front facade of a stone house.. Some of the trees around the house are visible. There appears to be a young girl standing outside the house.
Subject Note: Benjamin West (1738-1820) was an American painter whose residence is part of what is now the Swarthmore campus. "Overview of the Collection" [finding aid], The Winterthur Library
Inscription: On recto, lower center, in black ink: "Benjamin West's residence / Swarthmore" On verso, upper right, in pencil: "T"
Object Number: 2011.344.1019
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