James H. Duncan and Family

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1848

GUSN

GUSN-221086

Description

Black and white photograph of the Duncan family. The man is identified as James H. Duncan (1793-1869) and his wife, Mary (Willis) Duncan (1805-1888). There are three young girls and one young boy all unidentified.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographs
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Print, Photographic

Inscription

"FROM WILLIAM H. GARDNER, / ARTISTIC PICTURE FRAMING, 163 ESSEX ST., SALEM, MASS. / James H. Duncan & family / from an old daguerreotype / S.W. Phillips, 1904" (Printed framer's label with handwritten note.)

Associated Person

Duncan, James Henry, 1793-1869
Duncan, Mary Willis, 1805-1888

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P328

Maker

Gardner, William H. (Framer)

Location of Origin

Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

10 4/16 x 12 4/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.751

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)