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Portrait album

Description

This is small leather-bound album containing "gem" tintype portraits and a small number of gem-sized albumen prints. The portraits are mostly undated and unidentified as to subject or photographer. The presence of children, babies, pets and older people indicates that these are probably family albums.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Date Notes
ca. 1860s-1890s
Physical Description
1 portrait album
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings.
GUSN
286431
Reference Code
PC009.068B

Record details

Other Organizations
Cummings family
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
elderly
families
portraits
Material Type
albumen prints
photograph albums
tintypes (prints)
Subjects
pets

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