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DATABASE #: 521
COLLECTION: Chester County Hist. Soc., DG047
CATEGORY: Couple
SIZE: Sixth-plate CASE TYPE: Plain leather
ARTIST: Unattributed

Backdrop: Wrinkled
SUBJECT: Smedley and Mary Darlington. Smedley founded the Ercildron Seminary in 1851. Varied career: school principal, coal oil dealer, securities and banking, and served two terms in U. S. Congress (1886-1890). Daughter Isabel Darlington: first woman lawyer on Chester County Bar. Lace collar.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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