• Creator
  • Stuart, Jane, 1812-1888
  • Created Date
  • 1750-1920
  • Description
  • Black and white reproduction of a color painting of Samuel Gridley Howe as a young man. He has on a suit jacket, high collar, wears sideburns and has rosy cheeks. Samuel Gridley Howe was a physician, war hero, founding director of the Perkins School for the Blind, the first person to teach language to a student with deafblindness (Laura Bridgman), and was married to Julia Ward Howe (author of The Battle Hymn of the Republic). Jane Stuart.
  • Format
  • Prints
    Portraits
  • Rights
  • Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA. Contact host institution for more information.