John Braser Davis, ca. 1826

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John Braser Davis, ca. 1826

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John Braser Davis married Laura Matilda Gay Davis in 1826. He died in 1834, as did their infant child and, shortly after, Laura Davis.

The full-length silhouette has elaborate "bronzed" details. It is similar in style to those made by itinerant artist William H. Brown.

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About This Item

  • Title: John Braser Davis, ca. 1826
  • Creation Date: circa 1826
  • Subject Date: circa 1826
  • Town: Pittston
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880*-1
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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