Augustus Fox, ca. 1855

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Augustus Fox, ca. 1855

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Daguerreotype of Augustus Fox (1829-1868), who served in the 1st Maine and the 4th Maine Light Artillery during the Civil War. Augustus, the son of Daniel Fox, was a barrel maker from Portland.

The photograph was taken by Marcus Ormsbee of Boston, who was active between 1852 and 1860.

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About This Item

  • Title: Augustus Fox, ca. 1855
  • Creator: Ormsbee, Marcus
  • Creation Date: circa 1855
  • Subject Date: circa 1855
  • Media: Daguerreotype
  • Dimensions: 7 cm x 8.3 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 443, Box 1/5 (2008.500.0143)
  • Collection: Miscellaneous daguerreotypes
  • Object Type: Image

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