Woman with open book

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1847-1850

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-3 [Drawer 47 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-254132

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Description

young woman holding open book; case [and image ?] made by pioneer Boston daguerreotypist William Shew who was later active in San Francisco

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

(case) wm. shew, miniature case maker and dealer in daguerreotype maerials 123 washington street, boston

Additional Identification Number

DagID 640

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D06.244

Record Details

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-3 [Drawer 47 in old database]