This is an original 1935 halftone print of Helen Taft Manning, a professor at Bryn Mawr College, located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. "Bryn Mawr" translates to 'big hill' in Welsh. The college was established in 1885 and currently carries 1300 undergraduate students and 450 graduate students. The caption writes, "Helen Taft Manning is the daughter of the late William Howard Taft and has been Dean of Bryn Mawr off and on since 1917. She holds a Yale Ph.D. in history, and is the wife of Frederick Johnson Manning, professor of history at Swarthmore."
This 76+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 4.25 inches; 11 x 11 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: portrait, portraiture, president