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Two boys

Description

two boys (8 and 12) [brothers ?]; the younger rests his arm on the elder (seated); case [and image ?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist who was active later in San Francisco

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Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(case) wm. shew, miniature case maker, and dealer in daguerreotype apparatus and materials, court street, opposite the head of hanover st., boston
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 713
GUSN
254101
Reference Code
PC005.D06.213

Record details

Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
siblings
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

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