Anonymous (New Haven, Connecticut)
Yale yearbook portrait of John Wager Swayne
Salted paper print, 1856
With a handwritten inscription to his classmate Grove P. Lawrence, the date, and Swayne's birth place and date (Columbus Ohio, Nov. 10, 1834) on opposing page. Swayne was a member of the Scroll and Key Society, and his portrait bears a hand painted gold society insignia on his shirtfront. NOTE: Swayne enlisted as a private in the 177th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
Size:4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (11.5 x 8 cm.)
No. 25.16
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