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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. This album consists entirely of portraits of girls of about the same age and could be a class album.

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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 Ruth Presbury.
GUSN
286441
Reference Code
PC009.068L

Record details

Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
portraits
students
Material Type
albumen prints
photograph albums
tintypes (prints)

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