Alexander H. H. Stuart
Original Author: Mathew Brady studio
Created: Between 1844 and 1860
Medium: Half-plate daguerreotype, gold toned

Alexander H. H. Stuart

Alexander H. H. Stuart, a Whig politician from Virginia who served in the U.S. House of Representatives (1841–1843) and as secretary of the interior (1850–1853), poses for a daguerreotype portrait in Mathew Brady's photographic studio. Stuart's name has been etched into the image at the bottom right.