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City of Knoxville - Mayor's Office - Knoxville, Tennessee

Portrait #1367
Subject/Title:
Thompson, M. E.
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:City of Knoxville
Mayor's Office

Knoxville, TN 37902
Frame Dimensions:Approx. 30 x 35
Image Dimensions:Approx. 21 x 26
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:15 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject is facing three-quarter right with his head turned back toward the viewer. He is wearing a dark coat and vest over a white shirt, and his tie is covered by his greying beard topped by a full moustache. His dark hair is parted on his left, and he has long sideburns falling below his visible left ear lobe.
History of Work:
Notes:Mayor 1892-1895; Lived Unknown-1906, Built the Palace Hotel; livery stable owner; realtor.

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