Governor Marcellus L. Stearns greeting Harriet Beecher Stowe on the steps of the Capitol.

Governor Marcellus L. Stearns greeting Harriet Beecher Stowe on the steps of the Capitol.


Image Number

  • PR79387

Year

  • 1874

Date Note

  • Photographed on April 10, 1874.

Series Title

General Note

  • Governor Stearns is in the center front on the steps and Mrs. Stowe is the lady in black to the right on the 6th step.
  • Other visitors and attendees included: J.S. Adams and son, Jacksonville; E.G. Pendleton, West Virginia; B.F. Stiles and wife, New York City; T.A. Rogers, New Jersey; L.B. Corey, New York; Rev. J.G. Craighead, New York; J.B. Craighead, New York; Miss D. Comly, Philadelphia; Col. G.W. Scott, Savannah; A.G. Grant and wife, Dublin, Ireland; Mr. C.P. Tutt, Phildelaphia; Miss Tutt, Philadelphia; Master Tutt, Philadelphia; Wm. T. Blessing, Brooklyn; G.M. Smith, Lebanon, New Hampshire; Mrs. W.H. Avery and daughter, Jacksonville; Dr. E.D. Fuller, Peekskill, New York; A.A. Marden, Campton, New Hampshire; H.S. Scranton, Live Oak, Florida; W.I. Scott, Bridgewater, New York; S. Jones and wife, Dansville, New York; C.B. Rogers and wife, Plainsfield, New Jersey; J. Sammis, Jacksonville; E. Huntington, Rochester, New York; Miss A.F. Huntington, Rochester, N.Y.; Mrs. H.B. Stowe, Mandarin; Miss Eliza Stowe, Mandarin; Miss Hattie Stowe, Mandarin; Charles Beecher; Mrs. Thos. C. Perkins, Boston, Massachusetts; Miss M.R. Mann, Boston, Massachusetts; Mr. C.F. Mawbey, Jacksonville; Mr. and Mrs. Elias Runyon, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Judge J. Van Valkenburg, Michigan; Dr. and Mrs. Wm. S. Porter, Brighton, Mass.; Mrs. L'Engle, Jacksonville; Mrs. Elliott, Gainesville; Miss Elliott, Gainesville; Master Elliott, Gainesville; Miss Annie Tibbitts, Jacksonville; Miss Rosa Burroughs, St. Augustine; Miss H.H. Fay, Boston, Massachusetts; Capt. James Mott, Long Island, New York; M.H. Smith, Yonkers, New York; Miss Martha Smith, New York City; Miss Sarah Smith, New York City; Mrs. Fondley, Elizabeth, New Jersey; H.P. Green, Battleboro, Vermont; Mrs. J.S. Brown, Battleboro, Vermont; Mr. R. Apperson and wife, Kentucky; Miss Dewees, Jacksonville; Dr. W.S. Montague, Bennington, Vermont; Mrs. John A. Smarden, Boston, Mass., S.C. Lusk, Yonkers, New York; Mrs. B.A. Barnum, Albany, New York; A. G. Ellis, Wisconsin; A.W. Bentis, Brooklyn, New York; A.J. Bentley and wife, New York City; James Barber, Jacksonville; G. B. Foster, St. Albans, Vermont; W.H. Hill Jr., Boston, Massachusetts; Mrs. E. Rogers, New York City; Miss S. Thompson, New York City; H.W. Searle, New York City; A.L. Richards, New York; H.H. Martin, N.Y. City; Maj. Blossom, Boston; Mrs. J.T. Archer; Miss Mag. Brown; Treasurer Charles H. Foster; Superintendent J.C. Gibbs (African American man on the steps at top right); Tallahassee Mayor C.H. Edwards; Col. J.J. Williams; W.R. Wilson; W.P. Slusser; R.S. Williams; J.B. Gamble; Dr. A.B. Hawkins; S.W. Myers; T.J. Perkins.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 16 x 20 in.

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Grant, A. G. Governor Marcellus L. Stearns greeting Harriet Beecher Stowe on the steps of the Capitol. 1874. Black & white photoprint, 16 x 20 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/326249>, accessed 12 December 2017.

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Grant, A. G. Governor Marcellus L. Stearns greeting Harriet Beecher Stowe on the steps of the Capitol. 1874. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 12 Dec. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/326249>.

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