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George M. Howe of Portland made this daguerreotype of an unidentified man wearing a striped vest.
Howe had rooms at 112 Middle Street. In 1854, he was awarded a silver medal for a case of his daguerreotypes shown at the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association Exhibition and Fair.
About This Item
- Title: Howe daguerreotype, Portland, ca. 1850
- Creator: George M. Howe
- Creation Date: circa 1850
- Subject Date: circa 1850
- Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
- Media: Daguerreotype
- Local Code: 2006.368.004
- Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
- Object Type: Image
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