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Charles H. Porter
Original Author: Brady–Handy Photograph Collection
Created: Between 1860 and 1875
Medium: Wet collodion glass-plate negative

Charles H. Porter

Charles H. Porter, a Virginia member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1870 to 1873, is the subject of this glass-plate negative portrait that is part of the Brady-Handy Photograph Collection at the Library of Congress. Born in Cairo, New York, Porter settled in Virginia after the Civil War and served as a member of the Convention of 1867–1868 in Richmond.

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