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Mrs. G.W. (Lucinda M.) Snow and George Richmond Snow

PC005.D06.029 (RS13607)

Description

Snow family accession numbers 1932.320-1932.328. A portrait of Lucinda M. Snow as a young mother, seated with her son, George Richmond Snow (1-2). The child may be ill as he has a clean shaven head and relies on his mother for support.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
1850s
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
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: 29
GUSN
253917
Reference Code
PC005.D06.029

Record details

Other People
Snow, George Richmond, 1853-1858
Snow, Lucinda M.
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
illness
mothers
portrait format
portraits
sitting
sons
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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Comments

birthdate of child known #

AvatarPosted by Sean Nolan on August 20, 2013
born 1853, according to search on FamilySearch.org.

re: birthdate of child known #

AvatarPosted by Abigail Cramer on January 3, 2014
Hello Mr. Nolan,

Thank you for your comment regarding the birth date of George Richmond Snow. In the above record for this image, you can see his formal name entry in our database, which includes his birth and death dates: Snow, George Richmond, 1853-1858.

Best,
Abigail Cramer
Librarian/Archivist
Historic New England