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Lydia Moss Bradley.
Lydia Moss Bradley.
TitleLydia Moss Bradley.
DescriptionThe slide reads: "Lydia Moss Bradley." She is wearing a dark dress with a lace collar. There is a brooch at the neckline of the dress attached to the lace collar, and she is wearring earrings. Her hair is braided and piled atop her head like a crown. Lydia Moss Bradley founded Bradley Polytechnic Institute (now Bradley University) in Peoria, Illinois as a memorial to her husband Tobias and their six children. None of the children survived beyond the age of 14.
PublisherBradley University Library
Format35mm Slide
SourcePHS slide collection
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CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection
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