Group portrait of (probably) Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1899

GUSN

GUSN-202378

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Description

Group portrait of (probably) Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle. Three of the seated women have sewing materials on their laps.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Costume (Hierarchy Name)
group portraits
hats
clubs (associations)
headgear
albumen prints
photographs

Inscription

Verso of mount: Believed to be the Sewing Circle of Mrs. Andrew C. Wheelwright of Boston or the Chestnut [in pencil: ^ St.] Charitable Society, 1889, of Boston Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright, 8 Jan. 1941 Standing, left to right 1. Mrs Charles Hemenway (Clara, Eliza Cabot, Caddie Jaintor) 2. Mrs. Henry Bellows (Anna Heidekofer Peabody) (Henry, Bob, Mrs. Ellen Derby (Robinson Endicott) 3. 4. 5. Mrs. Charles Henry Parker (Laura Wolcott Jackson) ([illegible] Charles) 6. Mrs. Matthew Luce (Matthew, Edith) 7. Mrs. Henry Sturgis Grew (Jennie Wigglesworth) (Ned, Rita Crosby, Jessie Morgan, Elsie Beal) Sitting, left to right 1 Mrs. Edward Hall 2 Mrs. Wm. H. Hall 3 Miss Eliza Goodwin 4 Mrs. Channing Clapp 5 [crossed out: Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson] 6. Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson (Ada Agassiz) (Alex.) 7. Mrs S. Parkman Blake (Bob, Marnie) 8 Mrs. Robert H. Stevenson (Caroline Young) (Bob, Tom, Hannah Wolcott, Lena Saltonstall) 9 Mrs. Oliver Wadsworth (Mrs. Lou Sullivan, Dick, Eliot, Bessie Waring) 10 Mrs. Edward Cranch Perkins (Jennie Watson) (Nelson and Kip) 11 Mrs. Charles Folsom. (Dr. C. F.) Mrs A.C. Wheelwright's Sewing Circle Mrs S. Parkman Blake president Mrs H. L. Higginson [circled: behind] at her right [twice:] Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright. 8 Jan. 1941 {Games #10 File Wheelwright copy neg. 11868-B}

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 166
OVP Number OVP0321
Negative Number 11868-B

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

08 January 1941

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.321

Image Dimensions

13.125 x 16.375 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright.

Record Details

Material Type

albumen prints
photographs

Subjects

Handbags
Sewing--Equipment and supplies
Women
Boston (Mass.)

Description Level

Item