Gerrit Smith Portrait in Peterboro, New York. August 29, 1941

Portrait of Gerrit Smith over the mantle of the Gerrit Smith Estate in Peterboro, New York. Smith was a supporter of the abolition and temperance movements during the 1820s. His estate served as a meeting place for abolitionists and also as a stop on the Underground Railroad.
Date Original
August 29 1941
New York State Archives. New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Archives and History. Photographs of historic sites and structures, 1936-1963. Series A0245-77. Madison County.
This image is provided for education and research purposes. Rights may be reserved. Responsibility for securing permissions to distribute, publish, reproduce or other use rest with the user. For additional information see our Copyright and Use Statement

Geographic Locations

Madison County