Julia Dearborn Wingate, Portland, ca. 1855

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Julia Dearborn Wingate, Portland, ca. 1855

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Julia Cascaline Dearborn Wingate (1781-1867) of Portland had a daguerreotype made in about 1855.

Wingate was the daughter of Gen. Henry Dearborn, a physician who fought in the American Revolution and was a member of Gen. George Washington's staff. She married Joshua Wingate, postmaster of Portland, and a brigadier general in the Maine Militia.

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  • Title: Julia Dearborn Wingate, Portland, ca. 1855
  • Creation Date: circa 1855
  • Subject Date: 1855
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: Me
  • Media: Daguerreotype
  • Local Code: 2008.377.001
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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