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Portrait of Abba May Alcott, sitting in a chair in the study, facing left, A. Bronson Alcott House, Concord, Mass., undated

PC002.USMA.Concord.SI.050 (RS16692)

Description

Abba May Alcott reads a letter while sitting in the study of Orchard House. She was the wife of Transcendentalist and teacher Bronson Alcott and the mother of author Louisa May Alcott.

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Details

Collection Name
Domestic interiors photographic collection
Collection Code
PC002
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1936-02-29
Physical Description
1 stereoscopic photograph
Dimensions
3"x 3" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 3927
Old ID: 3966.00
GUSN
169326
Reference Code
PC002.USMA.Concord.SI.050

Record details

Originator
Lewis, Thomas (photographer)
Other People
Alcott, Abba May, 1800-1877
Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
Descriptive Terms
activists
dwellings
houses
interior decoration
interior views
portraits
social workers
studies (rooms)
women (female humans)
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Places
Concord (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Orchard House (Concord, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-G-U-2

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