Lucy Loring (Barker) Whiting & Caroline Tufts (Barker) Winsor, b. 1830

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1854

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253900

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Description

Two women (20s) with earrings and lace collars smile softly into the camera. Both wear collars of lace. The woman at the left is wearing a brooch that might be a daguerreotype.; Whipple, a leading Boston photographer, was one of the first to practice daguerreotypy in the United States.

Details

Descriptive Terms

women (female humans)
costume (mode of fashion)
jewelry
portraits
portrait format
busts (figures)
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Mat: "WHIPPLE'S PATENT" along the bottom edge of the mat.

Additional Identification Number

DagID 13

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.012

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 2 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 5/8 (HxWxD)(inches)

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-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]