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Photograph album 86

Description

This album appears to be a family album from the 1860s and 1870s, largely picturing members of the Clark family. Interesting images are a tintype of two boys holding a puppy and a carte de visite of a man in uniform. The work of many Connecticut photographers is represented here. From New Haven, photographers include J.G. Steiger, Filley & Gilbert, Cowell's, and Moulthrop & Williams. Kellog, Prescott & White, Prescott and Gage & Bundy represent Hartford. There is also Irish & Co. from Bridgeport, Conn. E.L. Allen represents Boston, Massachusetts. Also included in the album are photographers from New York state and Erie, Pennsylvania. There are also cartes de visite by Matthew Brady, of New York and Washington, D.C.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1860-1879
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Accession
Physical Description
1 photograph album
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
269020
Reference Code
PC009.086

Record details

Originator
Allen, E. L. (Edward L.) (Photographer)
Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896 (Photographer)
Cowell's (Firm) (Photographer)
Filley & Gilbert (Firm) (Photographer)
Gage & Bundy (Firm) (Photographer)
Irish & Co. (Photographer)
Moulthrop & Williams (Photographer)
Prescott & White (Photographer)
Steiger, J. G. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
boys
families
portraits
uniforms
Material Type
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
photograph albums
tintypes (prints)
Places
New Haven (New Haven county, Connecticut)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Bridgeport (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York state (United States)
Erie (Erie county, Pennsylvania)
Washington (DC)

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