Amelia M. Downing Album, 1876-ca. 1899
- Amelia M. Downing Album, 1876-ca. 1899
- Downing, Amelia M.
- 60 items
- Downing Family-- Pictorial works.
- Kendrick Family-- Pictorial works.
- The Filson Historical Society
- Scope and Content
- Resident of Louisville, Ky. Downing attended Louisville Girls High School. She married George Penton Kendrick (1856-1937), son of William Kendrick and brother of William Carnes Kendrick of the Kendrick jewelry and silverware firm. Album of cartes de visite and cabinet photographs assembled by Downing. Most photographs are of young women; many are identified and dated 1876; and most were taken by Frank Wybrant, Louisville photographer. The subjects were probably classmates of Downing's at Louisville Girls High School. Family photographs include George Penton Kendrick, William Kendrick, George Hurst Kendrick, Amelia M. Downing Kendrick, William Penton Kendrick, Harriet Downing, and John Fonda Downing