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Cased ambrotype portrait of a young woman. The mat was stamped "Ambrotype by R. Adams [Rufus Adams, Portland Maine], Cutting's, T. July 4, 1854." It is unclear whether the July 4th date refers to the day the photo was taken, or the mat's patent date.
About This Item
- Title: Portrait of a young woman, 1854
- Creator: Adams, Rufus
- Creation Date: 1854
- Subject Date: 1854
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ambrotype
- Dimensions: 5.1 cm x 6.3 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 444, Box 6/8
- Collection: Ambrotypes collection
- Object Type: Image
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