Father, mother, and son, ca. 1858

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Father, mother, and son, ca. 1858

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This daguerreotype of a father, mother, and their son was taken by Samuel L. Carleton of Portland. The father holds the hand of his son who's posing in Napoleonic fashion with his other hand in his coat.

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  • Title: Father, mother, and son, ca. 1858
  • Creator: Carleton, Samuel L.
  • Creation Date: circa 1858
  • Subject Date: circa 1858
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Daguerreotype
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2006.368.017
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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