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James H. Duncan and Family

2006.44.751 (RS9845)

Description

Black and white photograph of the Duncan family. The man is identified as James H. Duncan (1793-1869) and his wife, Mary (Willis) Duncan (1805-1888). There are three young girls and one young boy all unidentified.

Details

Maker
Gardner, William H. (Framer)
Date
ca. 1848
Inscriptions
"FROM WILLIAM H. GARDNER, / ARTISTIC PICTURE FRAMING, 163 ESSEX ST., SALEM, MASS. / James H. Duncan & family / from an old daguerreotype / S.W. Phillips, 1904" (Printed framer's label with handwritten note.)
Location of origin
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographs
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Duncan, James Henry, 1793-1869
Duncan, Mary Willis, 1805-1888
Dimensions
10 4/16 x 12 4/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.751
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221086

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