Mrs. James Donald Cameron (1857-after 1918)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Elizabeth Sherman was the youngest daughter of the Hon. Charles Taylor Sherman and Eliza Jane (Williams) Sherman of Mansfield, Ohio, and a niece of General William Tecumseh Sherman. She became the second wife of the Hon. James Donald Cameron (1833-1918), U.S. secretary of war in 1876-77 and later senator from Pennsylvania, in 1878.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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