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Group portrait of four generations of Josiah Quincys, one standing, two sitting, Boston Mass., 1859-1860

PC005.D02.023 (RS13326)

Description

Josiah Quincy (1772-1864) is seen on the far left, his son Josiah Quincy (1802-1882) is in the middle (standing), Josiah Phillips Quincy (1829-1910) is on the right holding the infant great-grandson Josiah Quincy (1859-1919). The half-plate daguerreotype is by John Adams Whipple (1822-1891).

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
1859-1860
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(encl) four josiah quincys. pres. of harvard at left, his son josiah jr. standing, his grandson josiah phillips quincy at right, his josiah quincy as a baby
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 3/4x 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 286
GUSN
253726
Reference Code
PC005.D02.023

Record details

Originator
Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891 (Photographer)
Other People
Quincy, Josiah Phillips, 1829-1910
Quincy, Josiah, 1772-1864
Quincy, Josiah, 1802-1882
Quincy, Josiah, 1859-1919
Descriptive Terms
families
fathers
group portraits
infants
mayors
men (male humans)
politicians
presidents
sons
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
See also D.2.061 and D.2.062.
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 39 in old database]

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