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[Col. James Collier]
[between ca. 1856 and 1860]
1 photograph : ambrotype ; sixth plate, visible image 2 1/2 x 2 in.
Portrait as an older man seated in a rocking chair; glasses on top of his head, right hand resting at his face, left hand on arm of chair.
Image Package Note:
Original component parts: plate, mat, preserver. Mat: decorative nonpareil. Preserver: decorative.
Case or Exterior Container Note:
Type: case. Motif: geometric. Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 3 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. Pad: embossed red velvet. Notes: case unhinged.
General Administrative Note:
DAGUERREOTYPE-V: COLLIER, (COL.) JAMES C
Copy prints available for viewing filed in the Portrait File under "Collier, (Col.) James"; accession numbers 1994-0116 and 1994-0117.
Negatives, No. 24,097a-c (4x5 in.) B/W, color, and color transparencies.
Collier, James, 1789-1873--Portraits.
Cased photographs selected from the collections of the California History Section of the California State Library
California State Library, California History Room
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