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Samuel Green Sentenced to the Penitentiary for Ten Years for Having a Copy of "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in His House

Samuel Green Sentenced to the Penitentiary for Ten Years for Having a Copy of "Uncle Tom
Alternate Title
Samuel Green
Artist
Unidentified Artist
Sitter
Samuel Green, 1802 - 28 Feb 1877
Date
1872
Type
Print
Medium
Engraving on paper
Dimensions
Book closed: 24.4 × 17.5 × 5.8 cm (9 5/8 × 6 7/8 × 2 5/16")
Book open: 24.4 × 31.6 × 5.8 cm (9 5/8 × 12 7/16 × 2 5/16")
Topic
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Book
Samuel Green: Male
Samuel Green: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
Samuel Green: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister
Samuel Green: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
S/NPG.2018.89.23
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery