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Mr. & Mrs. Joseph C. Smith

PC005.D06.046 (RS13659)

Description

A young married couple (20s) sits for the camera. Case [and image?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist who was active later in San Francisco.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1850
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
Case: "WM. Shew Miniature casemaker, and dealer in daguerreotype materials, 123 Washington Street, Boston."
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: 48
GUSN
253934
Reference Code
PC005.D06.046

Record details

Descriptive Terms
men (male humans)
portrait format
portraits
sitting
spouses
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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