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 Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P328

Maker

Gardner, William H. (Framer)

Location of Origin

Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Art

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)