Elizabeth Freeman ("Mumbet")
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- Witness to America's Past
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This miniature portrait of Elizabeth Freeman ("Mumbet") was painted by Susan Anne Livingston Ridley Sedgwick in 1811. The painting shows Mumbet wearing a typical Federalist period dress as well as the golden beads that are now part of the Massachusetts Historical Society's collections.