Henry C. Mowry

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1859-05-29

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-254027

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Description

Henry C. Mowry as a young man, four years before his death at Vicksburg as first lieutenant of the E. 72nd Illinois Volunteers. Charles Richard and Henry Meade were active in Albany, New York and Europe during the 1840s.

Details

Descriptive Terms

military personnel
occupations
portraits
men (male humans)
portrait format
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Case: "Henry C. Mowry May 29, 1859-1st leutenant Henry C. Mowry was instantly killed at Vickburs May 22nd 1863 while leading Co. E 72d Illinois Volunteers" Cushion: "MEADE BRO'S//235 BROADWAY//N.Y." embossed on cushion. (CASE) MEADE BO'S 235 BROADWAY N.Y. HENRY C. MOWRY MAY 29 1859 1ST LIEUTENANT HENRY C. MOWRY WAS ISNTANTLY KILLED AT VICKSBURG MAY 22 1863 WHILE LEADING CO. E. 72D ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS [...]

Additional Identification Number

DagID 342

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.139

Image Dimensions

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

Dimensions

4 x 3 1/2 x 5/8 (HxWxD)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Frances L. Chace

Record Details

Originator

Meade Brothers (Photographic studio)

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]