Rev. Cotton Mather (Son of Increase) Using His Powerful Influence to Overcome the Prejudice Against Inoculation for Smallpox in Boston, 1721
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Cast below image: REV. COTTON MATHER (SON OF INCREASE) USING HIS POWERFUL INFLUENCE TO OVERCOME / THE PREJUDICE AGAINST INOCULATION FOR SMALLPOX IN BOSTON, 1721
55.2 × 88.9 × 6.9 cm (21 3/4 × 35 × 2 3/4 in.)
Gift of Mr. Alonzo C. Mather
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Commissioned by Alonzo Clark Mather (1848–1941), Chicago, c. 1915 [according to The Philadelphia Press Fiction Magazine, Oct. 31, 1915]; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, by 1926.
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