Whitney, Ella 1981-835-10

Unidentified Photographer, Portrait Photograph of Ella Whitney & Rowena Francis, c. 1880-1889


Photographer: Unidentifed

Studio Location: London Artistic Portrait Company, 108 Oxford Street


Name(s): Ella Whitney and Rowena Francis

Description: Ella (Marcella) Whitney is the daughter of Senator Albion Whitney and Susan Eastman. It is unclear Rowena Francis' relation to Ella Whitney.

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Format / Size:  carte de visite, approximately 6.25 x 10.5 cm

Medium: albumen photographic print mounted on cardstock

Description, Obverse: (identify group or individual, gender(s); identify pose, furniture & props; describe composition, background, added color…)

Description, Reverse: Stamp reads “The London Artistic Portrait Company. 108 Oxford Street, W. Four doors east of Berners Street.”

Date: c. 1880-1889

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1981-835-10

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