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Portrait of Julia Ann Hieronymus Tevis, 1861

Item

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Title

Portrait of Julia Ann Hieronymus Tevis, 1861

Description

"I confess to an ambitious desire of becoming more than a mere atom floating in the sunbeam of prosperity. I coveted a distinct individuality, yet it is my deliberate opinion that I also loved learning for its own sake."
- Julia Ann Hieronymus Tevis, founder of Science Hill Female Academy

Creator

Source

Filson Museum Collection

Date

Format

Identifier

1974.12.2

Citation

Charles V. Bond, “Portrait of Julia Ann Hieronymus Tevis, 1861,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed May 17, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/1034.