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Group portrait of (probably) Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle

PC001.01.TMP.321 (RS87853)

Description

Group portrait of (probably) Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle. Three of the seated women have sewing materials on their laps.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1899
Date of Acquisition
08 January 1941
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: Believed to be the Sewing Circle of Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright of Boston or the Chestnut [in pencil: ^ St.] Charitable Society, 1889, of Boston Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright, 8 Jan. 1941 Standing, left to right 1. Mrs Charles Hemenway (Clara, Eliza Cabot, Caddie Jaintor) 2. Mrs. Henry Bellows (Anna Heidekofer Peabody) (Henry, Bob, Mrs. Ellen Derby (Robinson Endicott) 3. 4. 5. Mrs. Charles Henry Parker (Laura Wolcott Jackson) ([illegible] Charles) 6. Mrs. Matthew Luce (Matthew, Edith) 7. Mrs. Henry Sturgis Grew (Jennie Wigglesworth) (Ned, Rita Crosby, Jessie Morgan, Elsie Beal) Sitting, left to right 1 Mrs. Edward Hall 2 Mrs. Wm. H. Hall 3 Miss Eliza Goodwin 4 Mrs. Channing Clapp 5 [crossed out: Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson] 6. Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson (Ada Agassiz) (Alex.) 7. Mrs S. Parkman Blake (Bob, Marnie) 8 Mrs. Robert H. Stevenson (Caroline Young) (Bob, Tom, Hannah Wolcott, Lena Saltonstall) 9 Mrs. Oliver Wadsworth (Mrs. Lou Sullivan, Dick, Eliot, Bessie Waring) 10 Mrs. Edward Cranch Perkins (Jennie Watson) (Nelson and Kip) 11 Mrs. Charles Folsom. (Dr. C. F.) Mrs A.C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle Mrs S. Parkman Blake president Mrs H. L. Higginson [circled: behind] at her right [twice:] Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright. 8 Jan. 1941 {Games #10 File Wheelwright copy neg. 11868-B}
Dimensions
13.125x 16.375(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 166
OVP Number: OVP0321
Negative Number: 11868-B
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright.
GUSN
202378
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.321

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Costume (Hierarchy Name)
clubs (associations)
group portraits
hats
headgear
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Boston (Mass.)
Handbags
Sewing--Equipment and supplies
Women

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