New York: E.B. Fay, circa 1860. Original document. Head-and-shoulders sepiatone portrait of Parker in dark coat, white collar and bow tie, with a full white beard. Printed below the image, "Rev. Theodore Parker, E.B. Fay, 100 Nassau Street." Verso is blank. Fine. Item #040331
Parker (1810-1860), Unitarian minister and reformer, is said to have inspired speeches by Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King, Jr. He was born in Lexington, Massachusetts, and after a relatively short but full life, he died in Florence, Italy.