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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. This album is signed by Frederick Law Olmstead, Jr.

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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 Joseph Hudak.
GUSN
286439
Reference Code
PC009.068J

Record details

Other People
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1870-1957
Other Organizations
Olmsted 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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