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[Child of John Stillman?]
[between ca. 1848 and 1852]
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; quarter plate, visible image 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.
A photograph of a drawing. Bust-length portrait of small child with short hair, dress off shoulders. (Hair parted on side, so presumably a boy.)
Image Package Note:
Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Mat: plain oval. Preserver: decorative.
Case or Exterior Container Note:
Type: case. Motif: floral. Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 4 ¾ x 3 ¾ in. Pad: embossed purple velvet. Notes: hole in front cover.
Negatives, No. 24,128a-c (4x5 in.) B/W, color, and color transparency.
General Administrative Note:
DAGUERREOTYPE-V: STILLMAN, JOHN (CHILD OF?)
Copy prints available for viewing filed in the Portrait File under "Stillman, John (child of?)"; accession numbers 1994-0230 and 1994-0231.
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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