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General Zachary Taylor

PC005.D01.002 (RS13216)

Description

Zachary Taylor (1784-1850), twelfth President of the United States. Taylor is shown in his general's uniform. Framed for exhibition. Enlarged and laterally reversed copy of sixth-plate belonging to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Gift of Herbert Foster Otis . Copy Neg # 7393-B. Sobieszek and Appel #16.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1848
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Dimensions
7 1/4x 5 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 305
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert Foster Otis
GUSN
253675
Reference Code
PC005.D01.002

Record details

Originator
Southworth & Hawes (Photographic studio)
Descriptive Terms
costume (mode of fashion)
government employees
men (male humans)
military personnel
military uniforms
occupations
portrait format
portraits
sitting
statesmen
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-6 [Drawer 42 in old database]

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