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Description

Full-length portrait of six young men posed with their oars, flags and trophies wearing their rowing costumes and team hats.

Details

Maker
Chase, J. Eastman (Framer)
Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891 (Maker)
Date
1857
Inscriptions
Handwritten on photo v.r.: ""To James D. Wolf Lovett/ From his old friend/ ---? September 23rd 1913"" Handwritten on photo bottom: ""Volant Crew 1857/ John C. Putnam/ Robert H. Stevenson/---?/ --- Pratt?/ --- Clark?/ ---? Handwritten on verso: ""Joshua Thomas Stevenson/ father of Robert H. and Gen'l. ---?/ brother of Jonathan Greely"" On verso: Also a letter to W.S. Appleton Esq. from J.D.W. Lovett 12/15/23 and a J. Eastman Chase Co. label --- 7 Hamilton Place, Boston.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA, Suffolk
Material
gelatin silver prints
silver (metal)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gelatin silver prints
photographs
portraits
Print, Photographic
prints (visual works)
Recreation
recreation
Rowing
silver (metal)
Silver Print
sports
Sports
People and organizations
John C. Putnam
Robert H. Stevenson
Volant Crew
Dimensions
24 1/2 x 27 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.700
GUSN
30066

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