Joseph Renshaw Brown

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Titles Joseph Renshaw Brown (Supplied Title)
Quantity 1 photoprint
Format Content Category: photographs
Format: photoprint
Colorization: black and white
Physical Support: paper
Creation Photographer: Hirsch Brothers
Subjects Brown, Joseph Renshaw
Dates Content: Approximately 1853
Creation: Approximately 1910
Notes Copied from a daguerreotype, location unknown.

Holding Type Photographs
Identifiers por 15335 p1 (Locator Number)
89595 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • brian horrigan on September 5, 2013 01:51:31 PM
    Joseph R. Brown died in 1870, at age 64 or 65. This photo must date from ca. 1860, not 1910.
  • Photo and Art Database Admin on September 12, 2013 09:45:27 AM
    There are two dates associated with this photo, a creation date and a content date. This photo itself was created in approximately 1910 from a daguerreotype that was taken in approximately 1853.

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