Allen, George 1978-80-09

Unidentified Photographer, Portrait Photograph of George Allen, c. 1884-1900


Photographer: unidentified


Name(s): George Allen

Description: Cabinet card of George Allen's bust. Allen has a handlebar moustache and combed hair. He is wearing a suit with a bow tie. The color of the card and his clothes date this photo to the late 1880's.

Biographical Note: George Allen was the husband of Elizabeth Waugh and son-in-law of Lorenzo Waugh and Clarissa. He was a riverboat captain. He and Elizabeth had three children; Walter, Mary Bell, and Lonnie.

Family Affiliation:

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Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 cm

Medium: albumen photographic print mounted on cardstock

Description, Obverse:

Description, Reverse: Sacramento

Date: c. 1884-1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-80-09

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