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Object Name Portrait
Title Governor John C.W. Beckham
Catalog Number 1951.36
Creator Beckham, Eleanor
Date 1951
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-26 W-20 inches
Description This bust portrait shows Governor Beckham wearing a dark suit, white shirt, and a blue tie. The shirt has a stiff stand-up collar. He has brown hair parted in the middle and blue eyes.
Notes Beckham was governor of Kentucky from 1900 to 1907. Beckham was also an early member, officer, and benefactor of the Kentucky Historical Society.
Collection Eleanor Beckham Collection
People Beckham, Eleanor
Beckham, John Crepps Wickliffe
Beckham, John C.W.
Subjects Government
Government officials
Governors
Search Terms Goebel assassination
Goebel crisis
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS