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Title
Mrs. Sarah B. Cooper
Date Created and/or Issued
1893
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2018-2091.
Bust-length portrait.
Born in New York State in 1835, married Halsey Fenimore Cooper in 1855, came to California in 1869. Settled in San Francisco, worked for Overland Monthly as writer, established Golden Gate Kindergarten Association and was active in free kindergarten movement; early suffragist. Appointed to State Board of Lady Managers for the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Died in 1896.
From: Peterson's magazine, July 1893 (vol. 1, no. 58), p. 675.
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Portraits.
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photomechanical print ; 3 x 2 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001635995CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Cooper, Sarah B., 1835-1896--Portraits
World's Columbian Exposition, (1893 :. Chicago, Ill.)--California--Photographs
Pioneers--California--San Francisco
Exhibitions--Illinois--Chicago
Authors--California--San Francisco
Suffragists--California--San Francisco
Philanthropists
San Francisco (Calif.)--Biography--Portraits
Photomechanical prints
Portrait photographs
Place
California
San Francisco
Illinois
Chicago
San Francisco (Calif.)

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