Crittenden, John J.
Title Original Carte De Visite Portrait Photograph
Binding No Binding
Book Condition Collectible-Fine
Publisher New York E. Anthony
Seller ID 14929
2 1/8 x 3 3/4 inches on photographer's backing. John J. Crittenden (b. 1787, d. 1863) was a Kentucky politician, serving that state as Governor, member of the House of Representatives and United States Senator. He also served twice as United States Attorney General . The photo, circa 1861, shows Crittenden standing with his hand on a table, wearing a suit and vest and with his right hand inside the vest over his heart. The back of the card reads: "Published by E. Anthony 501 Broadway, New York, from Photographic Negative from Brady's National Portrait Galley."