Shared Photo: Henrietta Armitt Brown Heckscher

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I wanted to share this family photo of Henrietta Heckscher with the community. Location: Pennsylvania. Date: around 1902?
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This picture was put in the Philadelphia Inquirer in July of 1902 in honor of her marriage to Stevens Heckscher, and was graciously fixed up by someone in the genealogy community (it used to have a giant line down the middle, due to the age of the Newspaper. ). It is the only surviving photo of her that I can find -- she died in childbirth at age 33, and a statue of her stands in Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of author/orator Henry Armitt Brown. 

WikiTree profile: Henrietta Heckscher
in Photos by Liz Marshall G2G6 Mach 8 (82.8k points)

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Thank you, Liz, for sharing this wonderful photo with the WikiTree community.
by David Selman G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
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C'est Bon Magnifique Family Photo Treasure  ! Beautiful, Engaging and Classic Expression that transcends "genealogy" time.  

by Gerald Baraboo G2G Astronaut (1.0m points)

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