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Seth Wells Cheney

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Inscription

Verso, in graphite: ". . . tr"..."[?]/. . . eni . . g"t [?]

Marks

L. l. plate maker mark: "Scovills". Spirit of Fact #1.

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

about 1848–50

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

43.1436

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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Photography

Classifications

Photographs