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Group portrait of men attending the pre-dinner reception of the Home Market Club

Description

Group portrait of men standing on a decorated platform during the pre-dinner reception of the Home Market Club. All are dressed in formal evening attire.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
16 January 1899
Date of Acquisition
20 November 1934
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto: [in negative:] [photographer's copyright notice:] Copyright by G. Chickering '99; Recto of mount: [names of reception attendees, most partially illegible, including:] Pres. Home Market W. B. Plunkett Gen Blond[?] Gen Appleton Gen Hoar Col Jewett Gen Dalton Reception before Home Market Club Dinner, January 16/99; Verso of mount: Gift of Mr. Roger Wolcott 20 Nov. 1934
Dimensions
13.125x 16.375(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 167
OVP Number: OVP0320
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Roger Wolcott.
GUSN
202379
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.320

Record details

Originator
Chickering, George H. (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Home Market Club (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Costume (Hierarchy Name)
clubs (associations)
group portraits
platforms (floors)
Material Type
collodion prints
photographs
Subjects
Boston (Mass.)
Men
Military uniforms
Physical Access Restrictions
Retouched to feature bow-ties and vests; bottom right corner of print torn; paper glued to verso of mount; verso of mount stained with platimun print transfe; bottom, right corner of mount partially detached.

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