Clark, Dorcas 1994-658-04

Unidentified Photographer, Portrait Photograph of Dorcas Haley Clark, Date N/A


Photographer: unidentified 


Name(s): Dorcas Haley Clark

Description: Carte de visite of Dorcas Clark's bust in an oval frame. Clark was the Preceptress of the Petaluma College. It was founded in the 1860s and only lasted one year. She was the donor's Great Great Grandmother. There is a pastel portrait of her in the museum's collection.

Biographical Note: Dorcas Haley Clark PDF

Family Affiliation:

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Format / Size:  carte de visite, approximately 10 x 6 cm

Medium: albumen photographic print mounted on cardstock

Description, Obverse: (identify group or individual, gender(s);

identify pose, furniture & props; describe composition, background, added


Description, Reverse: Dorcas Haley Clark

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-658-04

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