Lyman Hall

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Title

Lyman Hall

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Description

This etching by Henry Bryan Hall was executed in 1871. The caption below the image reads: "Etch'd by H.B. Hall from a Drawing in the Collection of Dr. T. A. Emmet, 1871."

Lyman Hall was a signer of the Declaration of Independence for Georgia. Originally from Connecticut, Hall graduated from Yale and migrated to Georgia where he became a planter. He was present during the vote for independence responding in the affirmative. After the war, he served as governor of Georgia.

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Original Format

Etching

Physical Dimensions

25.4 x 17.5 cm

Citation

Hall, Henry Bryan, 1808-1884, etcher, “Lyman Hall,” Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed December 4, 2022, https://cwfjdrlsc.omeka.net/items/show/339.

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