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Maker:
Hussey, Walter J.  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 8 in; 12.7 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
glass negative
photograph
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Mount Pleasant
Date made:
1885-1910
Description:
Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey, 1885-1910. Hussey family and guests at front porch of the Husey farm house, c. 1924 (left to right: standing - Horace, Margaret, Esther [Helen's daughter], Curtis, Elizabeth, Walter; sitting - Helen [Walter's sister holding camera in her lap, [unknown], [unknown], Bess).
The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Gift from Richard S. Hussey
ID Number:
2010.0080.55
Accession number:
2010.0080
Catalog number:
2010.0080.55
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Walter J. Hussey Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-43d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1390146