American Studies Seminar - 2005

Childhoods Actual and Imagined: New England, 1790-1860

Image Gallery

 
Family of 3 and sofa
Figure 1.
Portrait of the Bursley Family (Washburn, Deborah and David) Barnstable, Massachusetts. c. 1840-1850. Oil on canvas, Old Sturbridge Village.

 
Family of 3 and sofa

Figure 2. Portrait of Unidentified Family, New England, c. 1840. Oil on canvas, Old Sturbridge Village.

Family Scene Parlor

Figure 3.
Thomas Teller, The pleasant journey : and scenes in town and country (New Haven: S. Babcock, 1845) p. 15.

Family Scene Eating

Figure 4.
Thomas Teller, The pleasant journey : and scenes in town and country (New Haven: S. Babcock, 1845) p. 37.

Family Scene Chamber

Figure 5.
Good Advice for Boys & Girls (Worcester: S.A. Howland n.d.) p.12.

Hated Task

Figure 6.
"The Hated Task" Charlotte Elizabeth, Short Stories for Children (American Tract Society, n.p. n.d.) p. 102.

 

 
Mourning Picture John F. Livermore

Figure 7.
Selene Livermore, Mourning Picture for John Flint Livermore, 1829 or 1830. Watercolor on paper, Old Sturbridge Village.

 
Horrid Young Monster DC Johnston 1845

Figure 8.

"A Horrid Young Monster," cartoon, David Claypoole Johnston, Scraps, (Boston, 1849)
Mary Angela Negus Spooner and Children c 1835


Figure 9.

Portrait of Mrs. Mary Angela Negus Spooner (1811-1886) and Children (George H. Spooner (1833-1876) and Caroline Negus Spooner (1835-1856). Painted by her sister, Caroline Negus Hildreth (1814-1867). C. 1835-1837. Watercolor and colored pencil or crayon on academy board, Old Sturbridge Village.

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Figure 10.

Painting of Unidentified Woman and Child, c.1815-1825. Watercolor, Old Sturbridge Village.

 

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Figure 11.

Portrait of Emily Frances Stone (b. 1827) Probable Date June 24, 1836. Attributed to Lorenzo White. Oil on canvas, Old Sturbridge Village.

 

 

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Figure 12.

"Life and Age of Man," Broadside, (Northampton, Massachusetts, c 1840) Old Sturbridge Village.

 

 

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Figure 13.

"Life and Age of Woman," Hand-colored print, (Barre, Massachusetts, c 1840), Old Sturbridge Village.

 

 




Figure 14.

Joseph H. Davis, Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Tuttle and Family. Inscribed in ink below image, "Enoch Tuttle, Jr. Aged 32. Sept. 6th 1836. James Tuttle Aged 3 years December 13th. Durius W. Tuttle Aged 1 year July 18th. Hannah Tuttle. Aged 25. August 2nd. 1836. Painted at Bow Pond Strafford. August 6, 1836." Pencil, ink and watercolor on paper, Old Sturbridge Village
 

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