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Participating Institutions
 
 
621. The Henry County Historical Society Museum, located in the home of Civil War General William Grose, is listed on the Indiana Register of Historic Landmarks. It is a Victorian Italianate home that was built in New Castle, Indiana, in 1870. The Society, one of the oldest and largest in Indiana, was founded in 1887. The primary function of the museum is to promote and preserve the history of Henry County, Indiana. The below paintings are all from their collection including the Henry Dousa (1820-1892).
           


Anon. "Unthank Child"
H. 22" x W. 15" Before Treatment



Anon. "Civil War Battle Scene"
H. 27" x W. 42" Before Treatment








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Henry Dousa "Cyrus Pence"
H. 27" x W. 22" Before Treatment


Anon. "Minnie Boor"
H. 30" x W. 22" Before Treatment
           


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622. Ferdinand Foch (1851-1929) was born the son of a civil servant. He resolved to become a soldier early in life, joining the army in 1871 where he served in the Franco-Prussian war of 1870-71. Foch was given overall control of the Allied forces in March 1918, serving as Allied Supreme Commander and he stopped the advance of the German forces during the great push of Spring 1918 at the Second Battle of Marne in July 1918. Foch accepted the German surrender in November 1918. Following the conclusion of the war he played a major advisory role at the Paris Peace Conference. The below military portraits are from the collection of Culver Academies, Culver,  Indiana.








Hugh Poe "Col. Greiner"
H. 26" x W. 20" Before


Gordon "F. Foch"
H. 40" x W. 28" Before


Hugh Poe "Officer"
H. 26" x W. 20" Before








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623. John Chambers (1780-1852) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky and the second Governor of the Iowa Territory. Chambers was born at Bromley Bridge, Somerset County, New Jersey and was appointed Governor of the Iowa Territory in 1841, serving until 1845. He was then commissioner to negotiate a treaty with the Sioux Indians in 1849. He died near Paris, Kentucky, and was interred in Mason County, Kentucky. The portrait is owned by the State Historical Society of Iowa. Des Moines, Iowa.

George Yewell "Gov. Chambers"
H. 30" x W. 25" Before Treatment









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624.  The Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa, has an outstanding collection of oill paintings as seen throughout this site. Oils by Inness and Moran have already received treatment. The collection is going through conservation under the direction of Ms. Carol Pollock, the Executive Director.








George McCord "October"
H. 12" x W. 16" Before Treatment


Bernard de Hoog "Cup of Tea"
H. 20" x W. 26" Before Treatment








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After Treatment


After Treatment








C.E. Baldwin "Port. of a Lady"
H. 28" x W. 23" Before Treatment


C.E. Baldwin "Ready for Shopping"
H. 22" x W. 18" Before Treatment








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625. The Oshkosh Public Museum, Oshkosh, Wisconsin,  is the owner of the imaged portrait of "Edward Eastman." The museum has maintained an on-going conservation program for the past eight years under the direction of director Brad Larson and registrar Joan Lloyd. To date, 22 paintings have received treatment.

Anon. "Edward Eastman"
H. 24" x W. 19" Before Treatment








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