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Cassius Marcellus Clay

PC005.D01.004 (RS13217)

Description

Abolitionist and diplomat Cassius Marcellus Clay (1810-1903). Possibly a copy of a plate in the possession of the MFA, Boston. Sobieszek and Appel #2. Neg # 10980-B. Gift of Herbert Foster Otis.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1850
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Dimensions
7 1/2x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
10 1/4x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
10 1/4x 8 1/4x 1(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 364
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert Foster Otis
GUSN
253677
Reference Code
PC005.D01.004

Record details

Originator
Southworth & Hawes (Photographic studio)
Descriptive Terms
government employees
men (male humans)
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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