Acknowledging the debt

Author:
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Date:
1899-05-24
Description:
Print shows a female figure labeled "Civilization" placing laurel wreaths on bust sculptures of "Baron Hirsch" and "Baroness Hirsch" that sit on a foundation labeled "In Honor of the World's Two Greatest Philanthropists." Caption: Spirit of Civilization--By your great gifts and your noble work for the poor of all creeds and races you have taught more of brotherly love than all the social theorists the world has ever known.
Subject:
Philanthropists, Busts, Wreaths, Hirsch, Maurice de, baron, 1831-1896, Hirsch, Clara de, baroness, 1833-1899
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o288260
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