Harvard Men (John Quincy Adams and Theodore Chase)

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1853

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 40 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253774

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Description

Group portrait featuring four young men, probably from Harvard College, standing with top hats on the occasion of their graduation. Theodore Chase is second from right. Another man may be John Quincy Adams.

Details

Descriptive Terms

men (male humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
commencements
academia (learning concept)
portrait format
standing
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Case: There is an inscription on the case stating "July 1853-Boston--(Whipple's)-on graduation-F.N.P. 22 T.C. 21 J.Q.A. [?] 19 F.C.P. 20. (CASE) JULY 1853 BOSTON (WHIPPLE'S) ON GRADUATION F.N.P. 22 T.C. 21 J.Q.A. [?] 19 J.C.P. 20

Additional Identification Number

DagID 285

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D02.071

Image Dimensions

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

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 5 x 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Credit Line

Codman Family Photograph Collection

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

John Adams Whipple (Photographer)
Whipple, John Adams (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-5 [Drawer 40 in old database]