Family of Cyrus Barton

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1855

Location Note

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

GUSN

GUSN-253914

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Description

A young woman stares into the camera. She holds an open book in her lap and wears a dress with a high neckline.; Case designed by die-engraver Smith.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Case: "Genuine Union Case Improved S. Peck's Patent Oct 3rd H. Halverson's Patent Aug 7th 1855, Assigned to S. Peck" (The man's name was Halvorson, but the label stated Halverson) (CASE) GENUINE UNION CASE, IMPORVED ... S. PECKS' PATENT OCT 3D 1854 H. HALVERSON'S PATENT, AUG. 7 1855, ASSIGNED TO S. PECK

Additional Identification Number

DagID 27

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.026

Image Dimensions

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

Dimensions

3 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Littlefield, Parsons & Co. (Photographic studio)
Samuel Peck (Photographer)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

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