Studio photograph of William Watts Sherman, seated, arm resting on table, top hat and cane in hand.
Back of the photograph: Photo of William Watts Sherman grandfather of Noreen Drexel, trustee of [info missing from original]
William Watts Sherman, a New York financier, commissioned Henry Hobson Richardson to design a shingle and stucco house for him and his first wife, Annie Wetmore, daughter of Chateau-sur-Mer owner Willam Shepard Wetmore.
Black and white photograph. 19 x 24 cm. (8 x 10 inch).
Important People, Sherman, William Watts, Salve Regina College, Benefactors, Newport (R.I.), Watts Sherman Residence, Salve Regina University