Photograph by
J. P. Ball & Son, American, 1845 - 1904
Subject of
Unidentified Child or Children
Date
1887-1900
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 6 × 4 in. (15.3 × 10.1 cm)
H x W (Overall): 6 7/16 × 4 3/16 in. (16.4 × 10.7 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of an unidentified girl photographed at the J. P. Ball & Son studio in Helena, Montana. The photo is mounted on dark-colored pasteboard. The photo is a vignette and the girl is posed with her head turned slightly to her right. She is wearing a dress with a large lace collar and a necklace or locket around her neck. The name and location of the photo studio are printed on the back.
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
2014.37.28.31
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510504a6b-f9fe-414d-9b9f-66471cf9eaba
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