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Photograph album 71A

PC009.071A (RS13159)

Description

This album contains tintype gem portraits. These are mostly of children and are largely unidentified (two are tentatively identified as Owen Frederick Olmsted and John Charles Olmsted). The album has a printed label inside its front cover which says "O.F. Olmsted." Of note are five portraits of African-Americans, four of women and one of a man.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
1 photograph album
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: 71A
Credit Line
Gift of Joseph Hudak
GUSN
188017
Reference Code
PC009.071A

Record details

Originator
Olmsted, Owen Frederick, 1857-1881 (Compiler)
Other People
Olmsted, John Charles, 1852-1920
Olmsted, Owen Frederick, 1857-1881
Descriptive Terms
African American
children (people by age group)
portraits
Material Type
photograph albums
tintypes (prints)
Subjects
African American men
Places
New England (United States) [general region]

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