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Samuel Rowell

 (1815 - 1890)
Samuel Rowell was active/lived in Massachusetts, New Hampshire.  Samuel Rowell is known for Portrait painting, miniatures, and commercial art.

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Following is a copy of an online,, exchange of information between Arthur B. Kern and  Nicole Cloutier

I am researching the life and work of Samuel Rowell, a folk portrait painter who reportedly was a commercial artist in Portsmouth about 1849 and who from 1861 to 1870, after losing the first two fingers of his right hand, was a master painter (not an artist) at the Portsmouth Navy Yard. I would be most appreciative if you would let me know whether your records contain any information that relates to his activities in Portsmouth.  Arthur B. Kern

FROM NICOLE CLOUTIER, Portsmouth Library, Special Collections: Your question to was forwarded to my attention. Mr Rowell is listed in city directo   ...  Displaying 750 of 2014 characters.

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