Group portrait of four generations of Josiah Quincys, one standing, two sitting, Boston Mass., 1859-1860

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1859-1860

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 39 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253726

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Description

Josiah Quincy (1772-1864) is seen on the far left, his son Josiah Quincy (1802-1882) is in the middle (standing), Josiah Phillips Quincy (1829-1910) is on the right holding the infant great-grandson Josiah Quincy (1859-1919). The half-plate daguerreotype is by John Adams Whipple (1822-1891).

Details

Descriptive Terms

group portraits
politicians
presidents
mayors
fathers
sons
men (male humans)
infants
families
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

(encl) four josiah quincys. pres. of harvard at left, his son josiah jr. standing, his grandson josiah phillips quincy at right, his josiah quincy as a baby

Additional Identification Number

DagID 286

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D02.023

Image Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891 (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Quincy, Josiah, 1772-1864
Quincy, Josiah, 1802-1882
Quincy, Josiah Phillips, 1829-1910
Quincy, Josiah, 1859-1919

Accruals Note

See also D.2.061 and D.2.062.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 39 in old database]