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Hal Bush <[log in to unmask]>
Thu, 27 Jun 2019 16:25:15 +0000
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I used a different photo, which I prefer to that one; courtesy of MTP & Bancroft Library @ Berkeley: see p. 65 of my book, Mark Twain and the Spiritual Crisis of His Age.

Dr. Hal Bush

Dept. of English

Saint Louis University

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From: Mark Twain Forum <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of Alan Kitty <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, June 27, 2019 10:25:56 AM
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Subject: Re: Picture of family on porch


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> On Jun 27, 2019, at 11:04 AM, Bird, John C. <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Do a Google search of “Mark Twain family on Hartford House porch.” A bunch of images will come up. I did not post a link because it is too long, but you can find a bunch of versions.
> The picture was taken on the ombra in 1884. The dog’s name is Flash.
> John Bird
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> From: Clay Shannon<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Thursday, June 27, 2019 10:39 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Picture of family on porch
> Can anyone give me a link, or tell me where to find, the photo of the Clemens family (Sam, Livy, Susy, Clara, and I think Jean, too) on the porch? Sam is standing. Probably circa 1883 or so...?
> Sam looks very satisfied/proud, with I think one leg across the other.
> -- B. Clay Shannon
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