Funerary monument by Margaret Foley, Magoun Row, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.

Description

An image of a funerary monument by Margaret Foley, Magoun plot, Fir Avenue, Mount Auburn Cemetery, showing a stone monument which depicts a drapery-clad woman kneeling with her arm around girl, both with solemn expressions. Sobieszek and Appel #103. The Mount Auburn Cemetery straddles the town line between Cambridge and Watertown, and this monument is in Watertown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

monuments
daguerreotype (process)
sculpture (visual work)
exterior views
cemeteries
portraits
portrait format
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DagID 311

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D01.020

Image Dimensions

8 1/3 x 6 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Watertown (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Southworth & Hawes (Photographic studio)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

Mount Auburn Cemetery (Cambridge, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-6 [Drawer 51 in old database]