Samson Occom

Adna Tenney, American, 1810 - 1900, after Mason Chamberlin, English, 1727 - 1787, after Jonathan Spilsbury, English, about 1739 - 1807

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1872

Oil on canvas

Overall: 48 × 40 in. (121.9 × 101.6 cm)

Frame: 60 × 50 in. (152.4 × 127 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Governor Benjamin Franklin Prescott, Class of 1856, and others

P.872.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Publication History

The Narragansett. Dr. William Simmons, Chelsea House Publishers, 95 Madison Ave., NY, NY, 10016.

Nancy Roberts Trott, Dartmouth tries to make amends for 225-year-old wrong, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Evening Sentinel, December, 1994.

Nancy Roberts Trott, Dartmouth moves to make amends with Mohegan tribe: Injustice against Indian preacher goes back 225 years, Sunday Concord Monitor, Concord, December 18, 1994, ill. p. B4.

Marylynn Rouse, John Newton‘s Diary: 1766 - Developing a Pastoral Ministry, An Annotated Transcript of His Previously Unpublished Diary, Kettering, England: The John Newton Project, 2021, ill. p. 19.

George Hill Evans, Catalogue of Portraits and other works of art in the gallery of Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1901, p. 29, no. 93.

Catalogue of Portraits, and other works of Art at Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1932, p. 28, no. 111; illus. opp. p. 28.

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.

Provenance

Benjamin Franklin Prescott (1833-1895); given to present collection, 1892.

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