Daguerreotype Collection Inventory

A

  • Allen
    ALLEN, Ethan, 1738-1789. Daguerreotype of statue, modeled by B.H. Kinney at
    Burlington VT, 1851. Oval, 4 ¼" x 5 ½" with frame.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0001)

    No case.

B

  • Baldwin
    BALDWIN, Charles Clinton, b. 1835. Daguerreotype of subject as a
    child. Made by Rev. John Denison Baldwin. Sixth
    plate. Gift of Mrs. Katherine T. Baldwin Sullivan, December 19, 1941.
    Shows boy seated wearing checked vest and dark bow at neck.
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    (scan #003580-0002)
    Case has oval pattern with flowers.

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    (scan #003580-0002b)


  • Baldwin
    BALDWIN, Charles Clinton, b. 1835. A second daguerreotype of subject as a
    child, in a slightly different pose. Made by Rev. John Denison Baldwin. Sixth
    plate. Gift of Mrs. Katherine T. Baldwin Sullivan, December 19, 1941.
    Shows boy seated wearing checked vest and dark bow at neck.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0003)

    Case also has floral pattern, but set in a rectangular frame.
    (scan #003580-0003b)
    view case


  • Baldwin
    BALDWIN, Mrs. John D. (Lemira (?) Hathaway). Made by Rev. John Denison
    Baldwin. Sixth plate. Gift of Mrs. Katherine T. Baldwin Sullivan, December
    19, 1941. Shown waist length, with short fringed scarf around neck.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0004)

    Case
    has a harp pattern surrounded by flourish border.
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  • Banister
    BANISTER, Col. Seth and Marcy. Two daguerreotypes of framed paintings,
    housed in one case, 1869. Sixth plates. Both have been colored. He
    holds a sword, she holds what appears to be a book.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0005)

    Case by "M.B.
    Brady,
    Casemaker, N.Y." features central harp motif surrounded by flourish with
    banners in corners.
    view case (scan #003580-0005b)

  • Banister
    BANISTER, William A. Oval, 3 ¼" x 4 ¼" with frame. Waist length image of
    seated man with side whiskers. Cheeks and lips have been tinted pink.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0006)

    Case has a floral bouquet surrounded by elaborate shield border.
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  • Barton
    BARTON family dog (Nero?), ca. 1880 [?]. Sixth plate. Gift of Bernard
    Barton, October 26, 1976. Shows small dark dog with white markings on
    neck and chest, seated on top of a table covered with patterned cloth.
    Dog wears a collar which has been tinted gold.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0007)

    view case (scan #003580-0007b)

  • Barton

    BARTON, Capt. Stephen, [father of Clara]. Case contains lock of
    sandy-colored hair. Sixth plate. Gift of Herman Riccius, May 18, 1962.
    Bust length portrait of older man turned slightly right.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0008)

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    (scan #003580-0008b)

  • Barton
    BARTON, Clara [Clarissa Harlowe], 1821-1912. Case contains lock of her hair. Sixth
    plate. Gift of Herman Riccius, May 18, 1962.
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    (scan #003580-0009)

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    (scan #003580-0009b)
  • Barton
    BARTON, David. Case contains two locks of light-colored hair. January
    1879. Sixth plate. Gift of Herman Riccius, May 18, 1962. Oval format image
    of man at bust-length wearing dark suit and vest. Has dark side chin
    whiskers and light colored eyes.
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    (scan #003580-0010)
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    (scan #003580-0010b)


  • Barton
    BARTON, Ida Adelia (Mrs. Adolf Riccius), b. 1847. Aged about 10. Ninth
    plate. Gift of Herman Riccius, May 18, 1962. Includes lock of sandy
    colored hair. Shows girl seated, wearing a patterned dress and solid
    shawl. Necklace with round pendant at throat. Cheeks tinted pink.
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    (scan #003580-0011)
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    (scan #003580-0011b)

  • Barton
    BARTON, Ida Adelia (Mrs. Adolf Riccius), b. 1847. Ninth plate, placed in a
    sixth plate case. Gift of Herman Riccius, May 18, 1962. Shows girl seated,
    wearing a patterned dress and solid shawl. Necklace with round pendant at
    throat. Holds doll on lap.
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    (scan #003580-0012)
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    (scan #003580-0012b)

  • Barton
    BARTON, Ida and Ada (twins) as girls, b. 1847. Sixth plate. Gift of Herman
    Riccius, May 18, 1962. Girls sit side by side on two chairs and face
    front, hands in lap in identical poses. Both wear off the shoulder dresses
    with pleated fronts, black bead chokers and have short hair cut in a bob
    style. A gold ring has been painted on fingers of each girl.
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    (scan #003580-0013)
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    (scan #003580-0013b)

  • Barton
    BARTON, Samuel Rich (?). Daguerreotype of young man. Ninth plates. Gift of Bernard Barton, October 26, 1976.
    Shows slim young boy seated facing front, with white handkerchief in
    pocket of vest.
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    (scan #003580-0014)
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    (scan #003580-0014b)

  • Barton
    BARTON, Samuel Rich (?). Daguerreotype of young man slightly. Ninth plates. Gift of Bernard Barton, October 26, 1976.
    Same boy pictured in previous daguerreotype but slightly older, seated in pointed back chair
    wearing silk ascot at neck.
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    (scan #003580-0015)
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    (scan #003580-0015b)

  • Brandt
    BRANDT, Jacob and wife Miriam. Married ca. 1845-50. Half plate. Gift of
    Miss M.T. Mellus, July 26, 1938. Couple seated, man on left. Woman holds
    handkerchief in lap. Inside from of case "J.H. Whitehurst Galleries,
    New-York, Baltimore, Richmond, Norfolk, Petersburg and Lynchburg."
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    (scan #003580-0016)
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    (scan #003580-0016b)

  • Burritt
    BURRITT, Elihu, 1810-1879. Half Plate. Man seated in profile, reading an open book on
    desk at right.
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    (scan #003580-0017)
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    (scan #003580-0017b)

  • Burritt
    BURRITT, Elihu, 1810-1879. Quarter plate. In uniform, shown bust length, head turned
    to left.
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    (scan #003580-0018)
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    (scan #003580-0018b)

  • Burritt
    BURRITT, Elihu, 1810-1879. Quarter plate. Oval format, bust. Turned slightly right
    with hint of smile.
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    (scan #003580-0019)
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    (scan #003580-0019b)

  • Burritt
    BURRITT, Elihu, 1810-1879. Sixth plate. In uniform, shown bust length, head turned to
    right.
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    (scan #003580-0020)
    In Union case with geometric scroll pattern (Krainik, no. 246,
    Peck & Halvorson., New Haven, CT)
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    (scan #003580-0020b)

  • Bryant
    BRYANT, Nancy Hardwick. Sixth plate. From Hardwick and Allied Families
    Collection. Waist length portrait of woman in dark dress with lace collar
    resting elbow on table at right. Holds small daguerreotype case in hand
    with similar design to the one that houses this image.
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    (scan #003580-0021)
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    (scan #003580-0021b)

  • Buckingham
    BUCKINGHAM, George B. as small boy. Sixth plate. From the Mrs. George M.
    Albee Collection. Small boy seated in wooden chair, wearing short sleeve
    shirt with white buttons down front and checked pants.
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    (scan #003580-0022)
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    (scan #003580-0022b)

  • Burnell
    BURNELL, Anna Northrop, 1830-1860. Sixth plate. From the Fobes, Hayward,
    and Northrop Family Collection. Young woman shown seated, knee length,
    resting elbow on column at right, and chin on hand. Book on column.
    Fringe on dress or shawl.
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    (scan #003580-0023)
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    (scan #003580-0023b)

  • Butler
    BUTLER, Herbert. Ninth plate. From the Pearson Collection. Light-haired
    young boy, full-length, seated in chair covered with patterned drape.
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    (scan #003580-0024)
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    (scan #003580-0024b)

  • Butler
    BUTLER, Willie. Ninth plate. From the Pearson Collection. Full length
    portrait of young boy seated in chair covered with patterned drape.
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    (scan #003580-0025)
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    (scan #003580-0025b)

C

  • Chamberlain
    CHAMBERLAIN, Dr. W.B. Sixth plate. Gift of Mrs. Edgar A. Fisher, December
    9, 1923. Young man wearing dark suit and silk neck cloth, bust length.
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    (scan #003580-0026)
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    (scan #003580-0026b)

  • Chamberlain
    CHAMBERLAIN, Ebenezer, Jr. Ninth plate. Oval format. Man, squinting,
    wearing patterned vest with dark suit. Union case with scroll pattern
    (Krainik, no. 507 Littlefield, Parsons & Co., Northampton, MA and New
    York, NY)
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    (scan #003580-0027)
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    (scan #003580-0027b)

  • Chamberlain
    CHAMBERLIN, Eliza Bryant. Thumbnail (gem) size. From Hardwick and Allied
    Families Collection. Oval portrait of woman in dark dress with white lace
    collar.
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    (scan #003580-0028)
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    (scan #003580-0028b)


  • CHEEVER, Dr. Nathaniel. Sixth plate [?]. Case probably made in Europe [?].
    Image of Cheever, waist length at far left of plate, the rest of plate is
    blank.
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    (scan #003580-0029)
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    (scan #003580-0029b)


  • CHEEVER, George B. Sixth plate. Waist length portrait of bearded man
    holding what appears to be a cane in his left hand. Case is leather gilt
    with bird design.
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    (scan #003580-0030)
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    (scan #003580-0030b)


  • CLARKE, Josiah Howe. Sixth plate. Bust length, oval portrait of man with
    bushy chin whiskers.
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    (scan #003580-0031)
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    (scan #003580-0031b)


  • CLARKE, Mrs. Josiah Howe. Sixth plate. Bust length, oval portrait of woman
    wearing oval pin at throat, head turned slightly right.
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    (scan #003580-0032)
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    (scan #003580-0032b)


  • CLARKE, Mrs. Henry. Quarter plate. Gift of Harriet E. Clarke. Young woman
    wearing dark bonnet, plaid winter cloak and holding large fur muff.
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    (scan #003580-0033)
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    (scan #003580-0033b)


  • COLBURN, Abraham. 2 ¾" x 3". From the Shaw-Webb Papers. Gift of Mrs.
    Sinclair, August 1955. Badly damaged, no case. Waist length portrait of
    man in dark suit.
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    (scan #003580-0034)


  • COLE, Stephen R., b. 1821. Sixth plate. Gift? 1956. Man seated in
    elaborately carved chair. His hair is swept up on top of head and he
    wears a polka-dotted neck cloth.
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    (scan #003580-0035)

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    (scan #003580-0035b)



  • COOK, Armory B., 1804-1893 and wife Mary Hawes, quarter plate. Gift of Richard H. Brown, 2010. Sitters identified by inscription in graphite inside back of case, under the image. Clean shaven man with straight hair, wearing a dark suit, seated at left. His wife is seated at right and wears a patterned dress and white collar. Her cheeks are tinted pink and she holds one arm across her stomach, while the other arm lies in her lap.
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    (scan #433617-0229a)

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    (scan #433617-0229b)



  • COOK, Ellie (daughter of Erastus and Mary Cook), sixth plate, photographed by Emerson J. Goddard, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Front of case loose from binding. Stamped on matte "GODDARD WOONSOCKET." Sitter identified by inscription in graphite inside back of case, under the image. Gift of Richard H. Brown, 2010. Full length image of a young girl with short hair, parted in the center. She leans one arm against a table covered in patterned fabric. Her cheeks have been tinted pink and the table covering has been tinted with blue.
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    (scan #433617-0230a)

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    (scan #433617-0230b)



  • COOK, Lucretia Bates (wife of Abner Cook), sixth plate. Sitter identified by inscription in graphite inside back of case, under the image. Gift of Richard H. Brown, 2010. Waist length portrait of an older woman wearing a dark dress and light colored ruffled bonnet. She looks straight out at the viewer and holds a book on her lap.
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    (scan #433617-0231a)

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    (scan #433617-0231b)



  • COOK, Mary Hawes, eighth plate, photographed by Henry K. Stratford (Worcester, MA or Woonsocket, RI). Sitter identified by inscription in graphite inside back of case, under the image. Stamped on matte in upper and lower corners: "STRATFORD." Gift of Richard H. Brown, 2010. Bust length portrait of a woman with deeply set eyes. She wears a plaid patterned dress with jeweled pin at her throat
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    (scan #433617-0232a)

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    (scan #433617-0232b)


  • CUSHING, James H., 1827-1912. Sixth plate. Gift of Percy L. Miller. Young
    man with goatee beard, waist-length, turned slightly left. Wears a
    patterned satin vest.
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    (scan #003580-0036)

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    (scan #003580-0036b)


  • CUTTER, Eunice Powers. Sixth plate. Waist length portrait of woman seated,
    wearing striped dress, hands folded across middle.
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    (scan #003580-0037)
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    (scan #003580-0037b)


  • CUTTER, John C. (2 yrs.). Ninth plate. Little boy in dark off-the shoulder
    dress, shown waist length.
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    (scan #003580-0038)
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    (scan #003580-0038b)

D


  • DRAPER, Eliza. Ninth plate. From the Draper Family Collection. Young girl,
    seated with left arm extended. Wears checked dress with ruffled sleeves.
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    (scan #003580-0039)
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    (scan #003580-0039b)

  • Draper
    DRAPER, Eliza. Sixth plate. From the Draper Family Collection. Young
    child, propped up on patterned drapery. Dress tinted blue.
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    (scan #003580-0040)
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    (scan #003580-0040b)

  • Draper/Healy
    DRAPER, Mrs. Harriet Porter Healy. Mother of Eliza Draper. Sixth plate.
    From the Draper Family Collection. Waist length in dark dress. Has thumb
    marking place in a book which she hold down low against dress.
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    (scan #003580-0041)
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    (scan #003580-0041b)


  • DRAPER, unidentified son of Edwin and Harriet Porter Healy Draper. Ninth
    plate. From the Draper Family Collection. Young boy in dark vest and
    jacket seated, resting elbow on table at right. American flag motif on
    leather case.
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    (scan #003580-0042)
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    (scan #003580-0042b)


  • DRAPER, unidentified son of Edwin and Harriet Porter Healy Draper. Sixth
    plate. From the Draper Family Collection. Young boy standing in
    upholstered chair. Jacket has been tinted blue.
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    (scan #003580-0043)
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    (scan #003580-0043b)


  • DRAPER/HEALY, Mrs., possibly mother of Harriet Porter Healy Draper, and
    grandmother of Eliza Draper Robinson. Ninth plate. From the Draper Family
    Collection. Stamped on recto : "B.D. MAXHAM." Verso has card for
    "Worcester Daguerrean Palace, B.D. Maxham, corner Front and Main
    streets.
    Portraits 25 cents and upwards. 100 executed daily . . ." Oval portrait
    of
    woman with dark hair and buttoned dress.
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    (scan #003580-0044)
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    (scan #003580-0044b)

F


  • FARLEY, Sarah Elizabeth Chamberlin. Sixth plate. From Hardwick and Allied
    Families Collection. Waist length portrait of woman seated, wearing dress
    with shamrock pattern.
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    (scan #003580-0045)
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    (scan #003580-0045b)

  • Fobes
    FOBES, Daniel, 1817-1894. Ninth plate. From the Fobes, Hayward, and
    Northrop Family Collection. Bust length portrait of man with light-colored
    eyes.
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    (scan #003580-0046)
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    (scan #003580-0046b)

  • Fobes
    FOBES, Edwin, 1806-1839. Sixth plate. From the Fobes, Hayward, and
    Northrop Family Collection. Bust length portrait of a man in dark suit .
    possibly a painting
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    (scan #003580-0047)
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    (scan #003580-0047b)

  • Fobes
    FOBES, Elbridge, 1812-1892. Ninth plate. From the Fobes, Hayward, and
    Northrop Family Collection. Bust length portrait of man with whiskers
    along chin.
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    (scan #003580-0048)
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    (scan #003580-0048b)

  • Fobes
    FOBES, Lucretia Hayward, 1832-1892. Sixth plate. From the Fobes, Hayward,
    and Northrop Family Collection. Young woman in dark dress, shown bust
    length, turned slightly left. Cover missing from case.
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    (scan #003580-0049)
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    (scan #003580-0049b)

  • Fobes
    FOBES, Seth, 1780-1867, and Rachel, 1780-1864, two daguerreotypes in one
    case. Ninth plates. From the Fobes, Hayward, and Northrop Family
    Collection. Older gentleman shown bust length with wispy hair. Woman also
    bust length, wearing glasses and lace bonnet. Union case, (Krainik, no.
    416, maker unknown)
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    (scan #003580-0050)
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    (scan #003580-0050b)

  • Foster
    FOSTER, Abby Kelley, 1811-1887. Sixth plate.
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    (scan #003580-0051)
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    (scan #003580-0051b)

  • Foster
    FOSTER, Alfred Dwight. Quarter plate. Gift of Harriet E. Clarke. Image of
    a drawing or chalk portrait of Foster, bust length.
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    (scan #003580-0052)

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    (scan #003580-0052b)

  • Foster
    FOSTER, Mary S. July 1847. Quarter plate. Gift of Harriet E. Clarke.
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    (scan #003580-0053)
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    (scan #003580-0053b)

G

  • Gage
    GAGE, George Manlius. Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of a young man in a dark suit and light-colored shirt. He has light-colored eyes and dark hair. Gift of Ingrid E. Wade, 2010.
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    (scan #003580-0223)

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    (scan #003580-0223b)

  • Gage
    GAGE, Irene ?, sister of George Manlius Gage. Ninth plate. Bust length portrait of a woman in an elaborate bonnet. Cheeks are tinted pink. Gift of Ingrid E. Wade, 2010.
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    (scan #003580-0224)

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    (scan #003580-0224b)

  • Gage
    GAGE, unknown sister of George Manlius Gage. Ninth plate. Waist length portrait of woman in dark dress. She wears drop earrings and ribbons in her hair. Cheeks are tinted pink. Case lacks cover. Gift of Ingrid E. Wade, 2010.
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    (scan #003580-0225)

  • Gates
    GATES, Frank. Ninth plate. From the Gates-Stearns Collection. Bust length
    portrait of young man wearing large top hat and dark neck cloth secured
    with star shaped pin.
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    (scan #003580-0054)

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    (scan #003580-0054b)

  • Gates
    GATES, Frank. Ninth plate. From the Gates-Stearns Collection. Bust length
    portrait of young man wearing dark suit and dotted neck cloth.
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    (scan #003580-0055)
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    (scan #003580-0055b)

  • Gates
    GATES, Joseph, 1832-1899, of Quinsigamond. Ninth plate. From the
    Gates-Stearns Collection. Bust length portrait of man in dark suit.
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    (scan #003580-0056)
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    (scan #003580-0056b)

  • Goodrich
    GOODRICH, Abbie ca. 1855-1858, of Wilbraham, Mass. Ninth plate. Waist
    length portrait of woman with striped dress and cameo pin at throat.
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    (scan #003580-0057)
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    (scan #003580-0057b)

  • GOUGH, John B., 1817-1886
    GOUGH, John B., 1817-1886. Quarter plate. Bust length portrait of man
    with thick, dark chin whiskers. Union case (Krainik, no. 29, A.P.
    Critchlow & Co, Northampton, MA )
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    (scan #003580-0058)
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    (scan #003580-0058b)

  • Grosvenor
    GROSVENOR, Jonathan Bulkeley. Ninth plate. Gift of Ruth G. Woodis, July
    27, 1987. From the Grosvenor Family Collection. Bust length portrait of
    bearded man with receding hairline. Wears silk neck cloth tied in large
    knot at neck.
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    (scan #003580-0059)
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    (scan #003580-0059b)

  • Grosvenor
    GROSVENOR, Lois. Sixth plate. No case. Loose reward of merit on verso:
    "Poetry of Earth" and mss inscription: .Jennette Stucker. Gift of Ruth G.
    Woodis, July 27, 1987. From the Grosvenor Family Collection. Badly faded.
    Image of young girl standing at table at left. She has long dark ringlets
    of hair and wears an off-shoulder printed dress.
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    (scan #003580-0060)

H

  • Hale
    HALE, Captain Charles, 1788-1859. Whole plate. Bequest from Frank L.
    Hale, August 25, 1945. From the Hale Collection. Bust length portrait of
    older man. Hand colored. No case.
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    (scan #003580-0061)

  • Hale
    HALE, Luther Holman, 1823-1885, and Charlotte Williams (Seabury), 1835-1912. Taken in Paris, July
    13, 1858. Mother-of-pearl case with small painting of Notre Dame Cathedral
    in center. Bequest of Frank L. Hale, August 25, 1945. Quarter plate. From
    the Hale Collection. Oval portrait of young couple seated. Elaborately
    dressed woman sits on left with arms folded across front. Man at right
    has goatee beard and moustache and wears plaid pants. Gold liner stamped:
    "Hale, Artist, No. 109 Washington St. Boston."
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    (scan #003580-0062)
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    (scan #003580-0062b)

  • Hale
    HALE, Luther Holman, 1823-1885, ca. late 1840's. Sixth plate. From the Hale
    Collection. Clean shaven young man seated with straw top hat on knee.
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    (scan #003580-0063)

  • Hale
    HALE, Luther Holman, 1823-1885. Taken March 8, 1851. Whole plate. Bequest from Frank
    L. Hale, August 25, 1945. From the Hale Collection. Full length portrait
    of well-dressed young man, leaning on carved upholstered chair at left.
    No case.
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    (scan #003580-0064)

  • Hale
    HALE, Mrs. Luther Holman (Charlotte Lottie Williams Seabury), 1835-1912.
    Framed in dark wood. Half plate. Taken 1852 or 1853. From the Hale
    Collection. Young woman in elaborate bonnet with long ribbons hanging down
    bodice. Lace cuffs at wrists.
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    (scan #003580-0065)

  • Hale
    HALE, unidentified child, probably of Mr. And Mrs. Luther Holman Hale.
    Taken in Paris, July 13, 1858. Mother-of-pearl case with small painting of
    troubadour and lady in center. Sixth plate. Bequest of Frank L. Hale,
    August 25, 1945. From the Hale Collection. Light haired toddler in lace
    dress shown seated, full-length.
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    (scan #003580-0066)
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    (scan #003580-0066b)

  • Hall
    HALL, William, Gen. Ninth plate. Very faded portrait of man in profile,
    facing right. Bust length, light colored hair swept up away from forehead.
    No case.
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    (scan #003580-0067)

  • Hammond
    HAMMOND, Benjamin Tabor, 1846-1922. Quarter plate. Daguerreotype in frame with oval liner, taken by
    Adams in Worcester. Image of young child (between ages 1 and 3) with no
    shirt on, wrapped in patterned fabric, one arm resting outside of
    wrapping. Oversize.
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    (scan #003580-0068)

  • Hardwick
    HARDWICK, William, Esq. Sixth plate. From Hardwick and Allied Families
    Collection. Bust length portrait of man, turned slightly right, wearing
    patterned vest. He is almost smiling. Union case (Krainik, no. 129 & 181,
    S. Peck & Co., New Haven, CT)
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    (scan #003580-0069)
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    (scan #003580-0069b)

  • Hayward
    HAYWARD, Daniel Leach, 1804-1871, and Hannah Fobes, 1806-1883. Sixth
    plate. From the Fobes, Hayward, and Northrop Family Collection. Couple
    seated side by side with woman on the right. She wears lace cap over hair
    and pointed lace collar. He has no beard and wears dark suit.
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    (scan #003580-0070)
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    (scan #003580-0070b)

  • Hill
    HILL, Alonzo, 1800-1871. Taken by Dr. Van Alstin (stamped on gold liner).
    Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of man, turned left, with head cocked
    slightly right. Hair streaked with grey.
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    (scan #003580-0071)
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    (scan #003580-0071b)


  • HOVEY, William. Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of stout man with
    graying hair and light colored eyes. Leather case with thistle motif.
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    (scan #003580-0072)
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    (scan #003580-0072b)


  • HOWE, Nathan, 1763-1851. Sixth plate. Bust portait of an older man in
    dark suit with wispy grey hair, facing front, frowning. Back of case
    only, no cover.
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    (scan #003580-0073)
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    (scan #003580-0073b)


  • HOYT, Dr. Ninth plate. No case. Oval format portrait of man in profile,
    facing right.
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    (scan #003580-0074)


  • HUTCHINSON, Benjamin Elliott, b. 1820. Sixth plate. Gift of Rev. H. E.
    Lombard, March 1939. Young man seated, wearing tall light-colored top hat.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0075)
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    (scan #003580-0075b)


K


  • KEYES, Asa (Sterling). Ninth plate. Bust length portrait of young man
    shown front view. Cheeks tinted pink. Hair parted on left.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0076)

L


  • LATIMER, Mary. Sixth plate. Gift of Ruth G. Woodis, July 27, 1987. From
    the Grosvenor Family Collection. Woman seated in chair wearing dark dress
    with fitted bodice.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0077)
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    (scan #003580-0077b)


  • LINCOLN, Enoch, 1788-1829. Governor. Quarter plate daguerreotype in large wood frame. Gift of Mrs. Frances M.
    Lincoln, July 10, 1923. Image of a
    painting of a man with curly hair and light colored eyes. Oversize.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0078)


  • LOMBARD, Mrs. Alanson A. (Alexa Ann Hutchinson). Sixth plate. From the
    Lombard Family Album. Gift of Rev. Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932.
    Bust length portrait of woman in lace cap, shawl, leather gloves. Gold
    pin at throat.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0079)


  • LOMBARD, Alanson Allen. Sixth plate. Brady, New York, 1846. From the
    Lombard Family Album. Gift of Rev. Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932.
    Balding man, bust length wearing dark suit and light shirt with dark neck
    cloth.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0080)


  • LOMBARD, Alanson Allen, Ninth plate, From the Lombard Family Album. Gift
    of Rev. Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932. Bust length portrait of man
    with wispy hair.
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    (scan #003580-0081)


  • LOMBARD, Henry F. Ninth plate. From the Lombard Family Album. Gift of Rev.
    Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932. Bust length portrait of man with slight
    beard, collar curled up around neck.
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    (scan #003580-0082)


  • LOMBARD, Henry F. Sixth plate. From the Lombard Family Album. Gift of Rev.
    Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932. Young man in checkered vest with right
    elbow resting on table.
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    (scan #003580-0083)


  • LOMBARD, Mrs. Nathan (Delight Allen Lombard). Sixth plate. From the
    Lombard Family Album. Gift of Rev. Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932.
    Older woman in white lace bonnet and dark dress, shown bust length.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0084)


  • LOMBARD, George Austin. Sixth plate. From the Lombard Family Album. Gift
    of Rev. Herbert E. Lombard, April 7, 1932. Young man in dark suit with
    dark neck cloth.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0085)

M

  • Moen
    MOEN, Philip L. Sixth plate. Oval portrait of young man with thick wavy
    hair, shown waist length. He wears glasses.
    rel="lightbox" title="MOEN, Philip L.">view larger image
    (scan #003580-0086)
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    (scan #003580-0086b)


  • MOORE, Caroline. Ninth plate. Bust length portrait of young woman in
    trimmed bonnet.
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    (scan #003580-0087)
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    (scan #003580-0087b)


  • MOORE, Caroline. Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of young woman wearing
    large cameo at throat. Ribbon at neck tinted pink.
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    (scan #003580-0088)
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    (scan #003580-0088b)


  • MOORE, Caroline. Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of young woman in
    trimmed bonnet, with dark lace falling over shoulders. Union case, grape
    clusters (Krainik, no. 181, S. Peck & Co., New Haven, CT)
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0089)
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    (scan #003580-0089b)


  • MOORE, Mrs. E. Quarter plate. Waist length portrait of older woman with
    lace cap on hair. She is wrapped in paisley shawl with one leather-gloved
    hand in lap.
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    (scan #003580-0090)
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    (scan #003580-0090b)


  • MORTON, Hattie. Ca. 1855-1858. Sixteenth plate. Oval format of young girl
    shown bust length wearing lace collar over printed dress.
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    (scan #003580-0091)

N


  • NORCROSS, Otis, 1811-1882. Mayor of Boston. Quarter plate. From the estate
    of Grenville H. Norcross. Chest length, no hands, portrait of man wearing
    patterned vest and dark suit.
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    (scan #003580-0092)
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    (scan #003580-0092b)


  • NOURSE, Frank L., 1852-1868, and NOURSE Henry B., 1850-1882, of
    Westborough, MA. Quarter plate. Frank stands at left wearing plaid dress.
    Henry has his arm around his brother's shoulders. Henry wears pants and a
    patterned shirt.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0093)
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    (scan #003580-0093b)

P

  • PAINE, Nathaniel, 1832-1912, (adult) of Worcester.
    PAINE, Nathaniel, 1832-1917, (adult) of Worcester. Ninth plate. Bust length portrait of a young man
    in striped neck cloth.
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    (scan #003580-0094)
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    (scan #003580-0094b)


  • PAINE, Nathaniel, 1832-1917, as child with sister, Anne Elizabeth Paine, b. 1835. Sixth plate. Young man seated at
    right with sister standing at left. She wears a checkered dress and leans
    on his shoulder. Both have light colored hair.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0095)
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    (scan #003580-0095b)


  • PAINE, Dr. William, 1750-1853. Daguerreotype of miniature portrait. Sixth
    plate in frame. Bust length of older man with wispy hair, turned slightly
    right.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0096)
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    (scan #003580-0096b)


  • PEARSON, Foster and Silas. Quarter plate. From the Pearson Collection.
    Oval format, bust length portrait of two men, older man standing at left
    with arm behind younger man at right. Gold liner stamped: .Dr. Van
    Alstin. (copy of half plate?)
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0097)
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    (scan #003580-0097b)


  • PEARSON, Foster and Silas. Half plate. From the Pearson Collection. Oval
    format showing full length image of two men seated, older man on right
    with one arm behind shoulders of younger man at left. Liner stamped:
    "Meade & Bro."
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0098)
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    (scan #003580-0098b)


  • PEARSON, George Albert. Ninth plate. From the Pearson Collection. Waist
    length portrait of young boy in jacket with dark piping. He holds a thin,
    pointed object [feather?].
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0099)
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    (scan #003580-0099b)


  • PEARSON, George Albert and Mary Frances (as children). Sixth plate. From
    the Pearson Collection. Boy stands on left, wearing jacket with dark
    piping. Girl seated at right in striped dress with hands in lap.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0100)
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    (scan #003580-0100b)


  • PEARSON, Mary Louise May, with baby George Albert Pearson. Sixth plate.
    From the Pearson Collection. Mother at right, turned with baby on lap.
    Baby wears short sleeve print dress. Green plaid .curtain. over front of
    daguerreotype.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0101)
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    (scan #003580-0101b)


  • PEARSON, Mary Louise May, with baby George Albert Pearson. Sixth plate.
    From the Pearson Collection. Mother at left, turned with baby on lap.
    Baby wears short sleeve print dress.
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    (scan #003580-0102)
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    (scan #003580-0102b)


  • PEARSON, Mary Louise May, with baby George Albert Pearson. Sixth plate.
    From the Pearson Collection. Mother at left, turned with baby on lap.
    Baby wears short sleeve print dress.
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    (scan #003580-0103)
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    (scan #003580-0103b)


  • PEARSON, Mary Louise May, with baby Mary Frances Pearson. Sixth plate.
    From the Pearson Collection. Young mother sits leaning elbow on small
    table at left. Baby girl on lap. Gold liner stamped "Webster."
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0104)
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    (scan #003580-0104b)


  • PEARSON, Merrick. Sixth plate. From the Pearson Collection. Bust length
    portrait of young man turned slightly left, wearing dark suit and high
    collar.
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    (scan #003580-0105)
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    (scan #003580-0105b)


  • PEARSON, Merrick. Sixth plate. From the Pearson Collection. Bust length
    portrait of young man, wearing dark suit with folded down collar.
    Arched-topped gold liner.
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    (scan #003580-0106)
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    (scan #003580-0106b)


  • PERRIN, Mrs. Dolly (Polly?) Vinton (Shumway), b. 1822. Sixth plate. Gift
    of Avis Clarke, November 21, 1956. Portrait of a woman seated with elbow
    leaning on table at right. She marks her place in a book, which rests on
    her lap. Wearing a solid dark dress with lace collar and cuffs.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0107)
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    (scan #003580-0107b)



  • PIERCE, Hollis H. Inscribed inside back cover, under photograph: "Hollis H. Pierce, Madison, Ohio [illeg.]" Sixth plate. Gift of Richard H. Brown, 2010. Waist length portrait of a man leaning on a small table at left. A stack of books rest on the table. The man wears a dark suit and light shirt with a watch chain over a vest.
    view larger image
    (scan #433617-0233a)

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    (scan #433617-0233b)

  • Poe
    POE, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Providence, RI, 1848. Sixth plate. In Reserve
    Collection, with envelope written in Poe's hand to Mrs. Sarah Helen
    Whitman. Daguerreotype used as a model for Timothy Cole's wood engraving
    of Poe that appeared in the May 1880 Scribner's Magazine. Glass inserted
    February 1970 by George Eastman House. Gift of Mrs. Charles T. Tatman,
    1947.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0108)
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    (scan #003580-0108b)

R

  • Gates
    REED, Abner, 1771-1866. Sixth plate. Bust length portrait of grey haired man with
    short hair seated in chair with carved back.
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    (scan #003580-0109)

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    (scan #003580-0109b)

  • Reed
    REED, Mrs. Abner (Elizabeth Loring), 1780-1854. Wife of Abner. Daguerreotype of portrait. Sixth plate. No
    cover to case. Image of painting of woman with long hair decorated with
    pearls. Wears dress with ruffled bodice.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0110)

S


  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA., ca. 1855. Whole plate. View of the harbor with boats
    in distance.
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    (scan #003580-0111)


  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA., ca. 1855. Whole plate. View of the hills with Tehama
    Market in foreground.
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    (scan #003580-0112)


  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA., ca. 1855. Whole plate. View of the hills with houses
    scattered.
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    (scan #003580-0113)



  • SARGENT, Frances Osgood, 1811-1850. Half plate. Gift of Mrs. Helen
    Tetlow,
    September 23, 1955. Badly faded image of person in oval format. No case,
    no glass.
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    (scan #003580-0114)


  • SEABURY, Charlotte "Lottie" Williams, 1835-1912, January 1852, 17 years, 4
    months (married to Luther Holman Hale, October 12, 1853). Framed in dark
    wood. Quarter plate. From the Hale Collection. Young woman in elaborate
    bonnet with long pale ribbons hanging down bodice. Bust length, fur trim
    at collar.
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    (scan #003580-0115)

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    (scan #003580-0115b)


  • SEABURY, Charlotte "Lottie" Williams, 1835-1912, about 1853. (Married to
    Luther Holman Hale, October 12, 1853). Framed in dark wood. Sixth plate.
    From the Hale Collection. Oval, bust length portrait of young woman with
    smooth hair, head turned slightly left. She wears dark drop earrings.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0116)

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    (scan #003580-0116b)


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    SMITH, Asa Fuller, 1811-1869, and wife Betsy S. Webber SMITH, 1810-1854.
    Two daguerreotypes in watch case. Gift of Adelaide A Knowles, October 31,
    1956. Heavily bearded man shown bust length in dark suit.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0117a)

    Woman with hair pulled back, lace tie and pin at neck.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0117b)

    Initials on watch case: "S.E.S."[?]
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    (scan #003580-0117c)


  • SMITH, Josephine. ca. 1855-1858. Sixth plate. Gift of Lucia R. Bartlett, December 26,
    1931. Label on recto: "Pupil at the Wilbraham Academy sometime between
    1855 and 1858, a friend of Clara Parker." Waist length portrait of young
    seated woman wearing patterned dress with lace collar.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0118)

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    (scan #003580-0118b)


  • STONE, Daniel. Sixth plate. Close bust image of older man with tidy grey
    hair. Creases and wrinkles on face. No case.
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    (scan #003580-0119)


T


  • THOMPSON, George, 1804-1878. English abolitionist. Quarter plate. Case
    embossed with colored flowers and the word "Bijou" on spine. Bust length
    portrait with sitter turned a quarter turn to the left. Faded image and
    fingerprints evident on plate.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0120)

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    (scan #003580-0120b)


  • TOWNSEND, Dennis, with Lizzie Townsend. Sixth plate. Paper inside case
    reads: "Dennis Townsend, son of William, maker of the globe." Balding man
    with bushy beard seated at right. Young woman with front ringlets seated
    at left. Gold liner stamped "Thayer" along top edge.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0121)

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    (scan #003580-0121b)

V

  • Valentine
    VALENTINE, Elmer. Sixth plate. No case. Image of carved sculptural bust of
    man with upswept hair. Gold liner stamped "B.D. Maxham"
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    (scan #003580-0122)

  • Valentine
    VALENTINE, Elmer. Sixth plate. No case. Image of carved sculptural bust of
    man with upswept hair, turned slightly right. "B.D. Maxham"
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0123)

  • Valentine
    VAN DYKE, M. M., 1853. Sixth plate. Profile bust of bearded man facing
    right.
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    (scan #003580-0124)

W

  • Valentine
    WARREN, Frederick, Worcester City Marshal, with handcuffed prisoner.
    Taken by Moses Chapin, 1849 or later. Quarter plate. Marshal stands at
    right holding arm and collar of prisoner (back to camera) at left
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    (scan #003580-0125)

  • Valentine
    WASHBURN, Eliza. Quarter plate. Young woman seated with elbow resting on
    small round table on right. She wears dress with bows down front. Tinted
    with colors.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0126)

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    (scan #003580-0126b)

  • Gage
    WEBBER, Holden ?, Sixth plate, case labeled "Holden, grandfather of Elizabeth W. Gage." Waist length portrait of an elderly man holding a cane. Loose and broken case with mother-of-pearl inlay in floral pattern. Gift of Ingrid E. Wade, 2010.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0226)

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    (scan #003580-0226b)

  • Gage
    WEBBER, Mary Holden, wife of Benjamin Webber. Sixth plate. Waist length portrait of a woman wearing glasses seated with arms in lap. A table with books and floral arrangement are at right. Case is broken, cover detached. Gift of Ingrid E. Wade, 2010.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0227)

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    (scan #003580-0227b)

  • Valentine
    WEBSTER, Daniel, 1782-1852. Ninth plate. Bust length portrait with head turned
    slightly to the right.
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    (scan #003580-0127)

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    (scan #003580-0127b)

  • Valentine
    WEBSTER, Daniel, 1782-1852. Ninth plate. Bust length portrait with head turned
    slightly to the right, showing a bit more of the torso than other ninth
    plate.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0128)

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    (scan #003580-0128b)

  • Valentine
    WEBSTER, Daniel, 1782-1852. Sixth plate.
    Bust
    length portrait with head turned slightly to the right.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0129)

    Green leather case with "Souvenir" on edge
    of binding and silver plate on cover, also inscribed "Souvenir."
    view case
    (scan #003580-0129b)

  • Valentine
    WEBSTER, Daniel, 1782-1852. Half plate. Image of a painting of Webster, standing full
    length. Painting in collection of the Boston Athenaeum. Long-term deposit
    of Dr. Gregory Alan and Bernadette Mary Zemenick, 2005.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0130)

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    (scan #003580-0130b)

  • Valentine
    WILLIAMS, John Evans, 1810-1888, with son Chauncey Cleveland WILLIAMS, 1853-1938. Sixth plate. Gift of Miss Clarke, November 21, 1956. Round
    faced, balding man with tufts sits at right with smiling baby in dark
    dress seated at left.
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    (scan #003580-0131)

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    (scan #003580-0131b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Dr. Samuel B. (Samuel Bayard), 1787-1850. Quarter plate. From the Woodward Collection.
    Profile image of man with a sweep of grey hair brushed away from his face.
    He wears a dark suit and faces right.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0132)

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    (scan #003580-0132b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Dr. Samuel B. (Samuel Bayard), 1787-1850. Sixth plate. From the Woodward Collection. Profile
    of older man, with one hand resting on chest. He faces right.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0133)

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    (scan #003580-0133b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Dr. Samuel B. (Samuel Bayard), 1787-1850. Sixth plate. From the Woodward Collection.
    Possibly of a painting [?]. Shows waist length portrait of a man with
    flowing grey hair, wearing dark suit and light shirt, and neck cloth.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0134)

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    (scan #003580-0134b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Samuel (1852). Quarter plate. From the Woodward Collection. Bust
    length image of dark haired man with light eyes. He wears a striped neck
    cloth and is turned slightly left. Gold liner stamped: "J.D. Wells,
    Northampton, Mass." Similar to below.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0135)

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    (scan #003580-01335b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Samuel (1852). Quarter plate. From the Woodward Collection. Bust
    length image of dark haired man with light eyes. He wears a striped neck
    cloth and is turned slightly left. Gold liner stamped: "J.D. Wells,
    Northampton, Mass." Similar to above.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0136)

    view case
    (scan #003580-0136b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Mrs. Samuel (1856). Sixth plate. From the Woodward Collection.
    Young woman with light colored eyes wearing short sleeved dress and dark
    lace mitts. She rests her fingertips on cheek and elbow on table at left.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0137)

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    (scan #003580-0137b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Mrs. Samuel. Sixth plate. From the Woodward Collection.
    Light-eyed woman in solid dress with plaid trim. She rests cheek on hand
    and elbow on table at right.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0138)

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    (scan #003580-0138b)

  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, Mrs. S. with S. B. as a baby. Sixth plate. From the Woodward
    Collection. Young woman in straw bonnet and shawl with child on her lap.
    The woman looks off in profile to the left. Infant in short sleeved dress
    slumps on her lap.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0139)

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    (scan #003580-0139b)


  • Valentine
    WOODWARD, S. B. ca. 1860. Sixth plate. From the Woodward Collection. Young
    boy standing resting arm on table at left. Image fading on forehead and
    cheeks.
    view larger image (scan #003580-0140)

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    (scan #003580-0140b)

  • Worcester
    WORCESTER, Massachusetts. B. & M. Railroad Station, Lincoln Square, ca.
    1855-1860. Sixth plate. Small structure with arched-topped windows and
    door. Two chimneys. Man stands in top hat at right.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0141)
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    (scan #003580-0141b)

  • Worcester
    WORCESTER, Massachusetts. Ephraim Mower House, ca. 1855. Whole plate. Gift
    of C.H. Banister Estate, September 20, 1933.
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    (scan #003580-0142)
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    (scan #003580-0142b)

  • Worcester
    WORCESTER, Massachusetts. Ephraim Mower House. Half plate. Image of large
    house behind tall elm trees. White picket fence in foreground,
    neighboring structure at far left.
    view larger image
    (scan #003580-0143)
    view case
    (scan #003580-0143b)

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