Two boys

Collection Type

  • Photography

Location Note

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

GUSN

GUSN-254101

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Description

two boys (8 and 12) [brothers ?]; the younger rests his arm on the elder (seated); case [and image ?] made by William Shew, a pioneer Boston daguerreotypist who was active later in San Francisco

Details

Descriptive Terms

children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
portraits
siblings
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

(case) wm. shew, miniature case maker, and dealer in daguerreotype apparatus and materials, court street, opposite the head of hanover st., boston

Additional Identification Number

DagID 713

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.213

Record Details

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

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