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Daguerreotype

Size
Date
Country
Artist
Sitter
Case
Colour
Mark

1/9
1854
Boston, USA
W. B. Eastman
Unknown
Full case, mother of pearl inlay
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"25 cent daguerreotypes
at the Plumbe National Daguerrian Gallery,
No 75 Court Street, the oldest establishment
of the kind in New England.
Founded 1840.
W. B. Eastman & Co Proprietors."

 

Walter B. Eastman ran the studio on 75 Court Street, Boston in 1847, and in 1854-1857.
Eastman bought out the studio from Richard Plumbe, who was in Iowa in 1854 and died in 1857.