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Carte de Visite of a young African American Woman, approximately 1866-1879

 Item
Identifier: 1981.008.africanamericans.6

Scope and Contents

Carte-de-Visite; Albumen photograph of a young African American woman. Image shows a young lady, standing, with a parlor table and chair to her right with her right hand resting on he edge of the table.
Imprint on back: Jacob Shew, Pioneer Photographer, 612 Clay Street, four doors above Montgomery, San Francisco, Cal.

Dates

  • approximately 1866-1879

Creator

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Extent

1 item : Black and white photographic print. ; ; 10 x 6 cm

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from Tavistock Books, April, 2020

Physical Description

Some modest age toning to the image which remains clear and sharp. Light wear and soiling to the mount. Overall very good.

Creator

Source

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
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