Title Original Carte De Visite Portrait Photograph
Binding No Binding
Book Condition Collectible-Fine
Publisher New York E. Anthony
Seller ID 14947
3 1/2 x 2 inches on photographer's backing. Harriet Lane was the niece of President James Buchannan and as he was a life-long bachelor, she served as his "first lady" during his term of office, 1857-61. The photograph shows Miss Lane, turned to her right but with her face towardf the camera, wearing a billowing dress with a sash of flowers.
AMERICAN POLITICAL PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHS. BC-103