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Lucy Loring (Barker) Whiting & Caroline Tufts (Barker) Winsor, b. 1830

PC005.D06.012 (RS13557)

Description

Two women (20s) with earrings and lace collars smile softly into the camera. Both wear collars of lace. The woman at the left is wearing a brooch that might be a daguerreotype.; Whipple, a leading Boston photographer, was one of the first to practice daguerreotypy in the United States.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1854
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Mat: "WHIPPLE'S PATENT" along the bottom edge of the mat.
Dimensions
3 1/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4x 5/8(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 13
GUSN
253900
Reference Code
PC005.D06.012

Record details

Originator
John Adams Whipple (Photographer)
Whipple, John Adams (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
busts (figures)
costume (mode of fashion)
jewelry
portrait format
portraits
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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