[Daniel Webster, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right]
Federalist Congressman from New Hampshire, 1813-1817; Whig Congressman from Massachusetts, 1823-1827; Whig Senator from Massachusetts, 1827-1841, 1845-1850; Secretary of State, 1841-1843, 1850-1852.
Title devised by Library staff.
Facing the light / H. Pfister. Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978, p. 354.
Scratched on back of plate: 462.
Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920. (DLC/PP-1920:46153).
Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.