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Title
Mrs. Parthenia P. Rue
Date Created and/or Issued
1893
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2018-2090.
Bust-length portrait.
Born Parthenia Peter in 1832, to Hardin and Mary Peter, in Kentucky. Worked as teacher in Kentucky. Married James Boice Rue in 1854. Appointed to State Board of Lady Managers for the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Died in 1915.
From: Peterson's magazine, July 1893 (vol. 1, no. 58), "California women in the World's Fair," p. 675.
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Portraits.
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photomechanical print ; 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001635994CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Rue, Parthenia P.,, 1832-1915--Portraits
World's Columbian Exposition, (1893 :. Chicago, Ill.)--California--Photographs
Pioneers--California--San Francisco
Exhibitions--Illinois--Chicago
Philanthropists
Santa Rosa (Calif.)--Biography--Portraits
Photomechanical prints
Portrait photographs
Place
California
San Francisco
Illinois
Chicago
Santa Rosa (Calif.)

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