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John Fiske

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Inscription

Verso, in black pen on brown paper tape: "Is this John Fiske?" (also interpreted as "Fisher", see daguerreotype survey sheet).

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes

1845–50

Dimensions

Plate: 10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1441

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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