O.R. Patch family, Bangor, ca. 1865

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O.R. Patch family, Bangor, ca. 1865

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This group portrait of O.R. Patch and family of Bangor is a typical example of family portraiture in the 1860s. This three generation portrait places a grandmother at the center flanked by a mother and father. Two boys stand behind them and a third sits in front of his father.

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About This Item

  • Title: O.R. Patch family, Bangor, ca. 1865
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ambrotype
  • Dimensions: 22.9 cm x 16.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2008.377.066
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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