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Amos Roberts, Bangor, ca. 1845

Amos Roberts, Bangor, ca. 1845

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Maine Historical Society

William Brown, an itinerant artist who visited Maine on several occasions, made this silhouette of Amos Roberts and imposed it on a stock lithograph background.

The subject may be Amos M. Roberts of Bangor, who was a wealthy lumber merchant and prominent citizen. The clothing and pose suggest the subject was a man of status.


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