Woman with bonnet and shawl

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1845

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-4 [Drawer 36 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253852

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Description

portrait of woman with bonnet and shawl posed in relaxed position; woman's gaze is directed off-camera; case [and possibly image ?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist who was active later in San Francisco

Details

Descriptive Terms

women (female humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
sitting
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

(case) made by william shew, corner of court & howard sts. boston

Additional Identification Number

DagID 503

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D04.074

Record Details

Originator

Possibly Shew, William (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-4 [Drawer 36 in old database]