Photograph by
J. P. Ball & Son, American, 1845 - 1904
Subject of
Adams, Jessie Olive, American, born 1886
Date
1887
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 5 13/16 × 4 3/16 in. (14.7 × 10.6 cm)
H x W (Overall): 6 7/16 × 4 3/16 in. (16.3 × 10.6 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Jessie Olive Adams photographed at the J. P. Ball & Son studio in Helena, Montana. The photo is mounted on dark-colored pasteboard. Adams is sitting on a textile-covered chair and wears a white gown and a bonnet. The name and location of the photo studio are printed on the back. There is an inscription in pen on the back of the card.
Place captured
Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
cabinet photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
American West
Business
Children
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.37.28.28
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd523f8bd68-6864-4160-9063-b98852fcf705

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