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John Bachman lithographs

Identifier: Mss 0034-116

Collection Overview

This b&w lithograph of Bachman was engraved by Thomas B. Welch from a portrait by R.J. Curtis. The inscription under the print reads, "Rev. J. Bachman. D.D., elected pastor of the Lutheran Church, Charleston, 1811".


  • Creation: undated

Language of Material

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

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Biographical Note

The Reverend John Bachman was a minister at St. John's Lutheran Church in Charleston, S.C. He was also a naturalist and helped John James Audubon with his bird and mammal volumes. He was a professor of natural history at the College of Charleston from 1848 to 1853.


1 folder (2 lithographs) : b&w ; 36 x 26 cm.

Inventory of the John Bachman Lithographs, undated
Processed by: Special Collections staff; finding aid created by: Special Collections staff
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Repository Details

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