Glass Negative Studio Portrait photographs,

Descriptive Summary

Title
Glass Negative Studio Portrait photographs,
Creator
Unknown
Extent
0.34 cubic feet (2 boxes): 23 items
Subjects
Clothing and dress--19th century
Portrait photographs
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Staff, Mary Beth Brown; machine-readable finding aid created by: Jessica Powell
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Due to lack of information about the origin of these glass plate negatives, little is known about their history. Each negative has an original identification number, handwritten name and each is a formal portrait. Because of these details, it is believed that these negatives were taken in a portrait studio ca. 1880's; coinciding with the popularity of the cabinet card format.
Scope and Content
Glass Negative Studio Portrait photographs, circa 1880, contains 23 glass plate negatives. They are formal, studio portraits of men, women and children. Most of the subjects who requested the sitting are identified, but some of the handwriting is illegible.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use by appointment only.

Contents of the Collection

Portrait of a woman holding a baby identified as "Mrs. Roger Barnes and baby." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a girl possibly identified as "Martha Bogie." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man identified as "Mr. Chenault." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a woman identified as "Mrs. Emma Chenault." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of four children identified as "E.E. Curtis family." , [n.d.]

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Full length portrait of a man identified as "Mr. Kelsey." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a baby, mother identified as "Mrs. Luther Ogg." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a seated woman identified as "Miss Lucy Randall." Note: Double negative on one glass plate , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a seated woman identified as "Miss Lucy Randall." Note: Double negative on one glass plate , [n.d.]

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Full length group portrait of a standing boy and girl holding hands, identified as "Redman and Reid." , [n.d.]

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Full length group portrait of a standing boy and girl holding hands, identified as "Redman and Reid." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a boy and girl with the girl bending down on one knee identified as "Redman & Reid." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a boy and girl with the girl bending down on one knee identified as "Redman & Reid." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a boy identified as "Billie Reid, son of Mrs. Henry Reid." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a boy identified as "Billie Reid, son of Mrs. Henry Reid." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man identified as "Fred Rushford." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man identified as "Fred Rushford." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a girl identified as "Mrs. Elgin Sharp's daughter." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a baby identified as the child of "W.B. White." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man and woman identified as "Mr. and Mrs. Andrew (Indecipherable)." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man standing next to a chair identified as "Francis." , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man, unidentified. , [n.d.]

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Portrait of a man sitting down, unidentified. , [n.d.]

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