Frances Western Apthorp Vaughan, Hallowell

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Frances Western Apthorp Vaughan,  Hallowell

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Thomas Badger is thought to have painted this portrait of Frances Western Apthorp Vaughan (1759-1836), wife of Kennebec Proprietor Charles Vaughan.

They lived on a small estate and supported the growth of several local cultural organizations.

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About This Item

  • Title: Frances Western Apthorp Vaughan, Hallowell
  • Creator: Badger, Thomas
  • Creation Date: circa 1820
  • Subject Date: circa 1820
  • Town: Hallowell
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: oil on canvas, phototransparency
  • Local Code: 2002.216.001
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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