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Object Name Portrait
Title Governor Beriah Magoffin
Catalog Number 1909.18
Creator Rue, Jessie Anderson (Mrs. A. B.)
Date ca. 1909
Material(s) Oil on canvas;
Description This bust portrait of Governor Beriah Magoffin shows him with brown hair, heavy eyebrows, and a full white-brown beard and moustache. He is wearing a black suit, vest, and tie with a white shirt.
Notes Magoffin was governor of Kentucky from 1859 to 1862.
Collection A.B. Rue Collection
People Rue, Mrs. A.B.
Rue, Jessie Anderson (Mrs. A. B.)
Rue, Jessie Anderson
Magoffin, Beriah
Subjects Government
Government officials
Governors
Search Terms Magoffin County
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS