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Mme. M. Spartan, 1865: Vassar College French teacher, 1865-1866

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Half-length picture of Mme. M. Spartan wearing a white headpiece, necklace, bracelets, and black dress with white collar and white-trimmed sleeves. She is standing, holding a flower and resting both hands on an urn.


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