La Fever Webster

Image

La Fever Webster

Title

La Fever Webster

Identifier

10240 OS

Source

Accession No.: 1935-15.1
Accession No. [original]: P-183

Description

Portrait bust of La Fever Webster. He is wearing a two-piece suit, a bow tie, and is displaying his medal of honor. According to library records: "Civil War veteran, an Andersonville survivor, and a Ventura County pioneer. He was successively a farmer, contractor, city marshal, and postmaster. He came to California in 1871 and to Ventura in 1875."

Creator

Brewster, John Calvin

Date

Circa 1870s

Format

Black and White Photograph
Portrait, Bust
12.7 x 18 in

Subject

Webster, La Fever
Local officials and employees

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Tags

Citation

Brewster, John Calvin, “La Fever Webster,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed October 22, 2021, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/3880.