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George Lord

PC005.D06.020 (RS13581)

Description

The Lord family is imaged in accession numbers 1970.283-1970.288. A smiling man (late 30s) is nicely dressed with a tie and white shirt. Whipple, a leading Boston photographer, was one of the first to practice daguerreotypy in the United States. Note: Use caution when opening this object.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
1850s
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Cushion: none noted (MAT) WHIPPLE'S PATENT
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: 19
GUSN
253908
Reference Code
PC005.D06.020

Record details

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

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