Arnold Family 2005-384-04

William Wax’s Portrait Photograph of Arnold Family, c. 1890-1899

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: William Wax

Studio Location: Universal Art Studio

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Arnold Family

Description: 20th century cabinet card of the Arnold family. The image is mounted. A man (father) is pictured with a child on a chair.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 22.5 x 16.5 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: (describe imprint, type text of any handwritten script)

Date: c. 1890-1899

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 2005-384-04

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Bartelt, H.C. 1978-80-17

Heyn’s Portrait Photograph of H.C. Bartelt & Unidentified Men, c. 1884-1895

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Heyn, 1509 Douglas Street, Omaha, Nebraska

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): H. C. Bartelt and Unknown men

Description: Cabinet card of H. C. Bartelt and two unidentified men. The card is dark and has beveled edges. Both these facts suggest the photo was taken between 1884-1895, as do the massive amount of studio props. Bartelt is sitting in a fringed chair while the two men stand on either side of him.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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: N/A

Date: c. 1884-1895

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-80-17

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Bartelt, H.C. 1978-80-23

Heyn’s Portrait Photograph of H.C. Bartelt, c. 1884-1895

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Heyn, 1509 Douglas Street, Omaha, Nebraska

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): H.C. Bartelt

Description: Cabinet card of H. C. Bartelt. The card is dark and has beveled edges. This suggests the photo was taken between 1884-1895. Bartelt's hair is slicked and combed, and his moustache is neatly groomed.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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: N/A

Date: c. 1884-1895

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-80-23

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Black, Mabel (also see Putnam) 1994-633-01

Horace E. Hunt’s Portrait Photograph of Mabel Black Putnam, c. 1896 - 1900

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Horace E. Hunt 

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mabel Black Putnam

Description: Cabinet card of Mabel Black Putnam. Putnam has short curly bangs and the rest of her hair is pulled back. She is wearing a dress with big sleeves, characteristic of the late 1890's. There is pleating along the chest, ruffles around the sleeves, and a high collar. The photographer’s embossed signature, and Putnam's dress date the photo to the late 1890's.

Biographical Note: Mother of Rutherford Putnam, the husband of Petaluma mayor Helen Putnam. It seems Mabel B. Putnam was the namesake for Rutherford and Helen's daughter.

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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:Mother of Rutherford Putnam”

Date: c. 1896 - 1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-633-01

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Burnes, William 1978-666-05

N.R. Davidson’s Portrait Photograph of William Burnes,  c. 1862-1864

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: N.R. Davidson

Studio Location: 219 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa, California        

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): William Burnes

Description: Unique format carte de visite of William Burnes' bust. Burnes is wearing a three-piece suit with a tie. His hair is combed and parted. Possible relation to Peter Burnes, though the extent is unknown. Photographer is N.R. Davidson of 219 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa, Ca.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: carte de visite, approximately 7 x 10 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: “N.R. Davidson. Photographer, 219 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa, Cal.”

Date: c. 1862-1864

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-666-05

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Cannon, Unidentified Woman (also see Clark) 1978-80-44-p21-p40

H. Kemp Van E., Portrait Photograph of Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark and Clark Cannon Woman, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  H. Kemp Van E.

Studio Location: Santa Rosa, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark, and (Unknown First Name) Clark Cannon

Description: Cabinet card of two women in Victorian-era dress standing on either side of a man wearing a suit.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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:Mary Clark Farquar, Geo. C. Clark, ? Clark Cannon”

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum,1978-80-44-p21-p40

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Church, Charles Thomas 1979-425-02-p17-p10

F. A. Webster, Portrait Photograph of Charles Thomas Church, 1893

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: F. A. Webster,

Studio Location: Webster Gallery, No. 1069 Broadway, Oakland, CA

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Charles Thomas Church

Description: Cabinet card of a man's bust.  He has wavy hair and is wearing a suit with a bow tie.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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: F.A. Webster’s stamp;Charles Thomas 1893”

Date: 1893

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1979-425-02-p17-p10

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Church, Clara 1979-425-02-p11-p5

Charles Lainer, Portrait Photograph of Clara Church, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: Charles Lainer

Studio Location: 31 Third Street, San Francisco, CA

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Clara Church

Description: Cabinet card of a woman's bust.  There are flowers pinned to chest and she has short curly bangs.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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: Charles Lainer’s stamp

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1979-425-02-p11-p5

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Church, Ollie (also see Rae) 1979-425-03-p7-p2

Tandy, Portrait Photograph of Ollie Church Rae, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Tandy

Studio Location: Hanford, CA

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Ollie Church Rae

Description: Cabinet card of a woman's bust. Her hair is pulled back and she is wearing a ruffled Victorian-era dress

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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: N/A

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1979-425-03-p7-p2

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Church, Ray 1979-425-02-p6-p3

Fowzer, Portrait Photograph of Ray Church, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: Fowzer

Studio Location: 337 Hayes St. & 1228 Market, San Francisco, CA

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Ray Church

Description: Cabinet card of a young boy's bust.  He is wearing a striped suit with a polka dot tie.

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Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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: N/A

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1979-425-02-p6-p3

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Clark, George 1978-80-44-p21-p40

H. Kemp Van E., Portrait Photograph of Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark and Clark Cannon Woman, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  H. Kemp Van E.

Studio Location: Santa Rosa, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark, and (Unknown First Name) Clark Cannon

Description: Cabinet card of two women in Victorian-era dress standing on either side of a man wearing a suit.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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:Mary Clark Farquar, Geo. C. Clark, ? Clark Cannon”

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum,1978-80-44-p21-p40

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Clark, Mary (also see Farquar) 1978-80-44-p21-p40

H. Kemp Van E., Portrait Photograph of Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark and Clark Cannon Woman, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  H. Kemp Van E.

Studio Location: Santa Rosa, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark, and (Unknown First Name) Clark Cannon

Description: Cabinet card of two women in Victorian-era dress standing on either side of a man wearing a suit.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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:Mary Clark Farquar, Geo. C. Clark, ? Clark Cannon”

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum,1978-80-44-p21-p40

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Clark, Unidentified Woman (also see Cannon) 1978-80-44-p21-p40

H. Kemp Van E., Portrait Photograph of Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark and Clark Cannon Woman, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  H. Kemp Van E.

Studio Location: Santa Rosa, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mary Clark Farquar, George Clark, and (Unknown First Name) Clark Cannon

Description: Cabinet card of two women in Victorian-era dress standing on either side of a man wearing a suit.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, size N/A

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:Mary Clark Farquar, Geo. C. Clark, ? Clark Cannon”

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum,1978-80-44-p21-p40

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Davis, John H. 2001-80-01

J.W. Baker, Portrait Photograph of John H. Davis, May 1898

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  J.W. Baker, 1144 Market Street, San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): John H. Davis

Description: 20th century cabinet card of John H. Davis. Davis is wearing a suit with a striped tie. The back reads, John H. Davis, May 1898. Davis Ln. Penngrove, Father of Ed Davis. Bernadette Davis was a niece.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 17 x 22.75 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: “John H. Davis May 1898. Davis Ln., Penngrove. Father of Ed Davis. Bernadette Davis was a niece”

Date: May 1898

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 2001-80-01

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Denman, Charlotte Edwards (see also Edwards) 1991-X-09

George B. Rieman & Fred H. Pray, Portrait Photograph of Charlotte Edwards Denman, 1885

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  George B. Rieman & Fred H. Pray

Studio Location: 26 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Charlotte Edward Denman

Description:  Boudoir card of Charlotte Edwards Denman's wedding portrait. Denman is standing with her hands, gloved, and folded in front of her. She is wearing a corseted, bustled dress of silk. The skirt has a flower design, while the top has beaded tassels around the sleeves, and chest. Her veil hangs down her back and out of shot. She is standing in front of a painted studio backdrop. Boudoir cards are a type of cabinet card, though larger in size.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 13 x 21.5 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: (describe imprint, type text of any

handwritten script)

Date: 1885

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1991-X-09

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Denman, Frank 1991-X-12

George B. Rieman & Fred H. Pray, Portrait Photograph of Frank Denman, 1885

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  George B. Rieman & Fred H. Pray, Rieman & Co. Studio, 26 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Frank Denman

Description: Boudoir card of Frank Denman. The sepia tone of the photo suggests it was processed with albumen. Denman is wearing a suit with a striped tie, pinned at the base. His hair is combed and parted, and his moustache is neatly groomed. Married Charlotte Edwards Denman in 1885.

Boudoir cards are a type of cabinet card, though larger in size

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: Boudoir card, approximately 13 x 21.5 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: (describe imprint, type text of any handwritten script)

Date: 1885

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1991-X-12

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Denman, Isabelle Grigsby St. John (also see Grigsby St. John) 1992-IDI-03

Taber’s Portrait Photograph of Isabelle Grigsby St. John Denman, c. 1890-1899

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: Taber

Studio Location: 8 Montgomery St., San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Isabell Grigsby St. John Denman

Description: Boudoir card of Isabelle Grigsby St. John Denman. Denman's hair is parted down the middle, slightly waved, and pulled back. She has on a black dress with an elaborate black lace collar. Pinned at her neck appears to be an ivory brooch of a girl's silhouette, with matching earrings. Denman's fashion, as well as the size of the card, suggest the photo was taken in the 1890s.

Biographical Note: She is the mother of AnnaBellle St. John Whitney who married Arthur Whitney, son of Senator Albion P. Whitney and Susan Eastman. It is unclear to which Denman Isabelle was married.

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment 

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: Budoir card, approximately 13.5 x 21.5 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: “Mrs. C. Denman. Isabell Grigsby St. John Denman. Mother of AnnaBell St. John Whitney”

Date: c. 1890-1899

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1992-IDI-03

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Denman, Isabelle Grigsby St. John (also see Grigsby St. John) 1992-IDI-01

Unidentified Photographer’s Portrait Photograph of Isabelle Grigsby St. John Denman, c. 1885-1890

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Unidentified photographer, Bradley & Rulofson Studio, 429 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Isabelle Grigsby St. John Denman

Description: Cabinet card of Isabelle St. John Denman. Denman wears a corseted dress with buttons going down the bodice, and a chain hanging around her neck. She has a high collar, with a brooch pinned at the base of her neck. There are three rows of tassels along the skirt. Her hair is braided into a crown. She is sitting in front a studio scene of branches and leaves.

Biographical Note: Isabelle Grigsby St. John Denman is the second wife of Ezekial Denman, married August 5th 1877. Their daughter AnnaBelle St. John Whitney married Arthur Whitney, the son of Senator Albion P. Whitney and Susan Eastman.

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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: “Bradley & Rulofson, San Francisco, United States, The World, Vienna 1873. Montgomery Street, San Francisco, Cal. Grandmother Denman Isabel Grigsby St. John Denman, Mother of Anna Belle St. John Whitney”

Date: c. 1885-1890  

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1992-IDI-01

Reproduction rights: The Petaluma Museum Association makes no assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to the digitized images here reproduced.  These images are intended for personal or research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to the copyrights held by parties other than the Association. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use. 

Doss, Frank 1994-106-05

J.H. Peters’ Portrait Photograph of Frank & Letitia Doss, October 8, 1890

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  J.H. Peters

Studio Location: 914 Market St., Petaluma, California.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Frank and Letitia Doss

Description: Cabinet card with gold beveled edges and foil stamped text of Frank and Letitia Doss. Frank is standing next to Letitia, holding her arm, and wearing a suit with a chain at his vest. Letitia is wearing a corseted, bustled dress with a flower appliqué along her collarbone. She has short curly bangs, characteristic of the late 1880's/early 1890's. Frank and Letitia appear to be the parents of Floyd E. Doss

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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:Frank + Letitia Doss Married Oct. 8, 1890”

Date: October 8, 1890

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-106-05

Reproduction rights: The Petaluma Museum Association makes no assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to the digitized images here reproduced.  These images are intended for personal or research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to the copyrights held by parties other than the Association. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use. 

Doss, Letitia 1994-106-05

J.H. Peters’ Portrait Photograph of Frank & Letitia Doss, October 8, 1890

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  J.H. Peters

Studio Location: 914 Market St., Petaluma, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Frank and Letitia Doss

Description: Cabinet card with gold beveled edges and foil stamped text of Frank and Letitia Doss. Frank is standing next to Letitia, holding her arm, and wearing a suit with a chain at his vest. Letitia is wearing a corseted, bustled dress with a flower appliqué along her collarbone. She has short curly bangs, characteristic of the late 1880's/early 1890's. Frank and Letitia appear to be the parents of Floyd E. Doss

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.5 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:Frank + Letitia Doss Married Oct. 8, 1890”

Date: October 8, 1890

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-106-05

Reproduction rights: The Petaluma Museum Association makes no assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to the digitized images here reproduced.  These images are intended for personal or research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to the copyrights held by parties other than the Association. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use.