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Abigail Gilman Perry

Description

Abigail Gilman Perry (1789-1860), mother of Caroline Perry Jewett and wife of Theodore H. Jewett, with black dress with white lace collar and cap, hands crossed at waist; case [and image ?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist

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Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(case, verso) grandma perry
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 395
Credit Line
Jewett House Collection
GUSN
254327
Reference Code
PC005.D06.439

Record details

Descriptive Terms
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
sitting
women (female humans)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-4 [Drawer 33 in old database]

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