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Title
[William Grothen]
Creator
Baldwin, John D. (John Denison), 1809-1883
Contributor
Rembrandt Studio
Date Created and/or Issued
1909
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2018-3421.
Waist-length portrait.
Born Lewis William Grothern in Germany in 1845, family came to America in 1851, settling in Indiana. Served in Civil War in the 11th Indiana Battery, attached to 14th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland. Arrived in Sacramento in 1876, worked as forman in the cabinet department of the Southern Pacific Railroad Company's shops. Member of the Grand Army of the Republic, Warren Post No. 54.
Also have negative: no. GL#3481 (6 1/2 x 4 in.)
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Portraits.
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photograph : print ; oval image 5 x 3 3/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001635635CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Grothen, Lewis William,, 1845-1915--Portraits
Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Employees--Portraits
Grand Army of the Republic. Warren Post No. 54 (Sacramento, Calif.)--Portraits
German Americans--California--Sacramento--Portraits
Veterans
Veterans' organizations--California--Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)--Biography--Photographs
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans--Portraits
Photographic prints
Portrait photographs
Time Period
Civil War, 1861-1865
Place
California
Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)
United States

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