Daguerreotype

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1848-1849

GUSN

GUSN-245816

Description

Daguerreotype taken late 1848, early 1849 in Boston; second figure from the left is Mrs. Sarah Parkman Oliver (Sarah Wilson) sister of Rebecca Wilson Gerry, grandmother of the donor. Left to right, back row: Miss Susan Butterick of Boston; Sade Lowe of Albany; Anne Butterick of Boston (died soon after image taken of consumption; front row: Sarah Wilson Oliver, died 1850 of consumption; Elizabeth Lowe of Albany.

Details

Descriptive Terms

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photography
daguerreotype (process)
Photograph
Daguerreotype

Inscription

"Chase" (stamped)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift from Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1944.9

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)