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An ambrotype portrait of Benjamin B. Stevens of Unity, ca. 1858, by an unknown maker.
This ambrotype is housed in a "Union case", a decorative, plastic frame for daguerreotypes and ambrotypes invented in 1853. This case was made by A. P. Critchlow & Co. of Massachusetts.
About This Item
- Title: Benjamin B. Stevens, Unity, ca. 1858
- Creation Date: circa 1858
- Subject Date: circa 1858
- Town: Unity
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Ambrotype
- Local Code: 2008.283.040
- Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
- Object Type: Image
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