Mother and child, ca. 1860

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Mother and child, ca. 1860

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T. R. Burnham, who worked at 96 Middle St., Portland, from 1859-1860, and was in business as "Burnham Brothers Gallery of Art" with J.U.P. Burnham, took this ambrotype portrait of an unidentified mother and her child.

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  • Title: Mother and child, ca. 1860
  • Creator: Burnham, T. R.
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ambrotype
  • Local Code: 2007.215.022
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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