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Mrs. Samuel Eliot & her daughter Emily Marshall Eliot (Emily Otis)

PC005.D06.023 (RS13589)

Description

Mrs. Samuel Eliot, wearing an ornate ruffled dress, holds infant Emily in her lap. Gift of Samuel Eliot Morison. Another family member is featured in accession number 1926.188.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1858
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Case: "Mrs. Samuel Eliot & Emily Marshall Eliot"
Dimensions
3 1/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 23
Credit Line
Gift of Samuel Eliot Morison
GUSN
253911
Reference Code
PC005.D06.023

Record details

Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
daughters
furniture
hairstyles
infants
interior views
mothers
portrait format
portraits
sitting
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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