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  Photograph, Edward Payson Fitch
Author: Clark's Daguerreotype Rooms, No. 59 Court Street, Boston.
Date: c. 1860

Portrait of Edward Payson Fitch, a native of Massachusetts, who arrived in Kansas Territory in 1854. He was member of the third group of settlers sponsored by the New England Emigrant Aid Company. On August 21, 1863, he was killed in his house by one of Quantrill's raiders. The daguerreotype was made by Clark's Daguerreotype Rooms, No. 59 Court Street, Boston, Massachusetts.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: "B Fitch, Edward *1"
Item Number: 100068 Number of images: 1
Keywords: Daguerreotypes; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Fassett's Gallery; Fitch, Edward Payson; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Photographs and Illustrations

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