[Senator and Mrs. James Henry Lane]

Albumen silver print from glass negative | 9 x 7.8in | 1861-66

Unknown Artist

Senator James H. Lane of Kansas (1814-1866) was most often seen in a woolen shirt, bearskin overcoat, and straw hat. The fiercest leader of the Free State movement in the 1850s, he brought various antislavery forces together to form a unified party a...
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