Mr. & Mrs. Joseph C. Smith

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1850

Location Note

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

GUSN

GUSN-253934

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Description

A young married couple (20s) sits for the camera. Case [and image?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist who was active later in San Francisco.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
men (male humans)
spouses
women (female humans)
portrait format
sitting
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Case: "WM. Shew Miniature casemaker, and dealer in daguerreotype materials, 123 Washington Street, Boston."

Additional Identification Number

DagID 48

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.046

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

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

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