Taft at Indian Monument Dedication (LOC)

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Taft at Indian Monument Dedication

[1913 Feb. 22]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Date from similar Bain negative: LC-B2-2524-8.
Photo shows President William Howard Taft at the groundbreaking ceremony for the National American Indian Memorial (which was never built), Staten Island, New York. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.11596

Call Number: LC-B2- 2524-4


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    • 04/Aug/2008 12:34:35

    Date would appear to be 22 February 1913--see comments on adjacent photo and the Wikipedia article, which gives the location as well.

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    The Library of Congress

    • 07/Aug/2008 22:06:12

    cotinis: Thanks again for the additional information. We will update the descriptive data to add more details about the dedication.