James Hamilton, circa 1855, detail

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Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, February 25, 2011.
Depicted ContentHamilton, James
Depicted ContentHamilton, James
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Cumberland County Historical Society, Carlisle, PA
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James Hamilton, Esq., namesake of the Hamilton Library and Cumberhand Historical Society. This photograph is a copy made by John Choate in the 1880s of an earlier photo. The original image was likely a cased photograph made in the 1850s. Hamilton lived from 1793 to 1873.
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Photograph Collection, Cumberland County Historical Society
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