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Harvard Men (John Quincy Adams and Theodore Chase)

PC005.D02.071 (RS13446)

Description

Group portrait featuring four young men, probably from Harvard College, standing with top hats on the occasion of their graduation. Theodore Chase is second from right. Another man may be John Quincy Adams.

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Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
1853
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Case: There is an inscription on the case stating "July 1853-Boston--(Whipple's)-on graduation-F.N.P. 22 T.C. 21 J.Q.A. [?] 19 F.C.P. 20. (CASE) JULY 1853 BOSTON (WHIPPLE'S) ON GRADUATION F.N.P. 22 T.C. 21 J.Q.A. [?] 19 J.C.P. 20
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5x 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 285
Credit Line
Codman Family Photograph Collection
GUSN
253774
Reference Code
PC005.D02.071

Record details

Originator
John Adams Whipple (Photographer)
Whipple, John Adams (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
academia (learning concept)
commencements
costume (mode of fashion)
men (male humans)
portrait format
portraits
standing
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 40 in old database]

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