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Elizur Deming portrait
Description: Photographic reproduction of a portrait depicting Dr. Elizur Deming (1797-1855). Deming was a leading Underground Railroad agent in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. The name Herbert H. Heimlich appears on the back of the photograph, which is from the Wilbur H. Siebert Collection. Siebert (1866-1961) began researching the Underground Railroad in the 1890s as a way to interest his students in history. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03009
Subjects: Deming, E. (Elizur), 1797-1855; Underground Railroad--Indiana; Siebert, Wilbur Henry, 1866-1961; Abolitionists--Indiana--History
Places: Lafayette (Indiana); Tippecanoe County (Indiana)