National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Oaklands Historic House Museum - Murfreesboro, Tennessee


Portrait #1676
Subject/Title:
Cannon, Governor Newton
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1820
Owner/Location:Oaklands HIstoric House Museum
900 North Maney Avenue
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
615-893-0022
www.oaklandsmuseum.org
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:30.01875 x 24.06250
Materials/Media:Oil on wooden panels
Date Documented:1 October 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Man dressed in a black suit, white shirt, and off-white vest. He is holding a rolled newspaper.
History of Work:Portrait has been restored.
Notes:Governor Newton Cannon was the first Whig Governor of Tennessee.

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