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Two young men posed for this tintype studio portrait. Their worn leather boots indicate that they are laborers. Their cheeks have been hand-colored in pink. Photo verso has attached advertisement of photographer S.W. Sawyer of Bangor.
About This Item
- Title: Two laborers, Bangor, ca. 1865
- Creator: Sawyer, S. W.
- Creation Date: circa 1865
- Subject Date: circa 1865
- Town: Bangor
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Tintype
- Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 5.2 cm
- Local Code: 2014.237.005
- Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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