Photograph album 79D

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1860s

GUSN

GUSN-268516

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Description

Carte de visite album, with one gem tintype, bound in brown leather. The label for James Atkins Noyes, Cambridge, Mass. is on the front. Many of these are identified, but some have only first names. Families represented are Edes, Tewksbury, Frothingham, and Prescott. Photographers from Massachusetts in the album are E.L. Allen and Oliver F. Baxter in Boston and H.F. Cornwall in East Bridgewater. A few of the sitters are in Civil War uniform, including Col. George Prescott who appears in albums 79E and H also.

Details

Descriptive Terms

military uniforms
colonels
civil wars
portraits
families
photograph albums
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
tintypes (prints)

Physical Description

1 photograph album : brown leather binding

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Reference Code

PC009.079D

Acquisition Type

Gift

Credit Line

Gift of Penelope Barker Noyes

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
East Bridgewater (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Allen, E. L. (Edward L.) (Photographer)
Baxter, O. F., fl. 1860-1880 (Photographer)
Cornwall, H. F. (Photographer)
Noyes, James Atkins (Owner)

Material Type

photograph albums
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
tintypes (prints)

Other People

Prescott, George L. (George Lincoln), 1829-1864

Subjects

Civil War

Description Level

Item

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