Solomon W. Jewett portrait on envelope

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Title

Solomon W. Jewett portrait on envelope

Description

Portrait of Solomon W. Jewett (1808-1894) printed on an envelope, with a biographical statement beginning "Solomon W. Jewett, one of the very first healers in America..." Born Weybridge, Vermont, merino sheep breeder and Vermont legislator, Jewett became a practitioner of spirit magnetism in the 1860s, and was known as the "Shepherd of Vermont and California." The envelope was postmarked February 20, 1894, addressed to the Hon. H.L. Sheldon, Middlebury, Vermont.

Date

1894

Subject

Jewett, Solomon W., 1808-1894--Portraits
Healers--Vermont--Portraits
Magnetic healing

Format

Broadsides

Identifier

920 J555

Extent

1 envelope

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library, 60 Washington Street, Barre, VT 05641-4209

Citation

“Solomon W. Jewett portrait on envelope,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed August 21, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/1129.