Harriet Lane portrait
Posted by Christopher Lagan, Friday, August 3, 2012
“Miss Harriet Lane, niece of President James Buchanan, 15th President of the United States. In the background is the Revenue Cutter HARRIET LANE, the first cutter named after a woman [sic]. The painting is on display in the Coast Guard Museum at the Academy.” Painting by artist George Sottung of Brookfield Center, CT. Image scanned from the cover of the Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association publication The Bulletin (Sep/Oct 1982); caption quoted from inside cover of same publication.