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Tea Party

2006.44.991 (RS158945)

Description

Framed photograph of a tea party. Anna Wheatland is standing in the back row, far right, wearing a striped dress. There are eight other women pictured, also wearing flower trimmed hats and gowns. One of the women is seated in a chair playing a banjo, while another is holding a croquet mallet. There is a small child seated in a chair by the table. A corner of a house and a trellis appear in the background of the photograph. Carved white wood frame.

Details

Maker
X.H. Shaw & Son (Framer)
Date
ca. 1895
Location of origin
Salem, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
People and organizations
Phillips, Anna Pingree Wheatland, 1870-1938
Dimensions
10 13/16 x 12 13/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.991
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222823

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