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.

Biographical Note: add, augment

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.

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: N/A

Date: c. 1884-1895

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

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

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Bauer, Ernest 1979-80-03

John Quincy Reed’s Portrait Photograph of Ernest Bauer, c. 1880-1899

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: John Quincy Reed (b. 1842, Massachusetts, d. 1902)

Active in Petaluma: 1874-1898

Biographical Note: Reed worked from several different studios during his time in Petaluma.  In 1874 his studio was in the “American Hall, Main Street,” thereafter it was “Over Wells, Fargo & Co’s. Ex. Office, Main St” and finally it was “Brick Block, opposite McGuire’s Drug Store, Main Street.”  According to Palmquist, Reed was charged with arson for setting fire to property in Petaluma at the corner of Cleveland and College Avenues.

Bibliography: Palmquist, pgs. 452-53; Mautz, pg.134.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Ernest Bauer

Description: Cabinet card of a young Ernest Bauer's bust. Bauer's hair parted on the side. The large bow tie suggests he as dressed in the "Lord Fauntleroy" trend of the 1890s.

Biographical Note: add, augment

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: -

Date: c. 1880-1899  

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1979-80-03

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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:

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: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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Bloom, Claudina (also see Dado) 1985-613-02

Unidentified Photographer, Portrait Photograph of Mrs. Attileo B. Dado, 1900

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  unidentified photographer, Monas Photo Studio, 702 Market Street, San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mrs. Attileo B. Dado (Claudina Bloom)

Description: 20th century cabinet card of Mrs. Attileo Bloom Dado, maiden name Claudina Bloom. The card is a wedding portrait celebrating her marriage to Attileo Dado. Claudina wears a white blouse with lace detailing on the sleeves and chest, while the skirt appears to have no detail. Her out fit was also donated and is allocated under object ID# 1985-613-01. Her curly updo and fashion are characteristic of the Victorian era.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 13 x 18 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: 1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1985-613-02

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Bloom, Claudina (also see Dado) 1985-613-03

Unidentified Photographer’s Portrait Photograph of Attileo Dado & Claudina Bloom, 1900

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  unidentified photographer, Monas Photo Studio, 702 Market Street, San Francisco, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Attileo Dado and Claudina Bloom

Description: 20th century cabinet card/wedding portrait of Claudina Bloom Dado and Attileo Dado. Claudina wears a white blouse with lace detailing on the sleeves and chest. Attileo wears a three-piece suit with a white tie and button-up shirt. He has a handlebar moustache and heavily groomed hair. Both of their appearances are characteristic of the Victorian era.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 21 x 17 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: 1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1985-613-03

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Boyle, Helen (also see Clark) 1994-658-05

Unidentified Photographer, Portrait Photograph of Helen Clark Boyle, N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: unidentified

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Helen Clark Boyle

Description: Carte de visite of Helen Clark Boyle, daughter of Dorcas Clark, Preceptress of the Petaluma College. She was the donor's Great Grandmother. Helen had a daughter, Gertrude who was a sculptor in San Francisco. She had a studio across the hall from William Keith. Gertrude married a poet, Takeshi Kanno. Helen was a teacher at the San Jose Normal School.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

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

color…)

Description, Reverse: Helen Clark Boyle

Date: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-658-05

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Brown, Ida 1984-289-05

George Ross’ Portrait Photograph of Emma Elder and Ida Brown, April 23rd, 1874

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: George Ross (b. Feb. 2, 1832 Edinburgh Scotland; d. ******, 1893 Petaluma, CA) 

Active in Petaluma: 1862-1893

Biographical Note: Unlike the other 19th century Petaluma photographers, Ross lived in Petaluma for many years. Arriving in Petaluma in 1855 at age 23, he began his profession as a photographer in 1862, moving his studio within the city several times as noted on his various cdv imprints.  For a short time he was also part of a photographic studio partnership, Ross and Ormsby, on Main Street in Petaluma. Ross died in Petaluma and was buried ******

Bibliography: Palmquist, pgs. 461-463; Mautz, pg.136.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Emma Elder and Ida Brown

Description: Carte de visite of Emma Elder standing and her hands resting on a sitting Ida Brown. Both girls have their hair half up-half

down and are wearing dark dresses with white collars.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

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: (describe imprint, type text of any

handwritten script)

Date: April 23rd, 1984

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1984-289-05

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Bryan, Fred 1978-666-15

John Quincy Reed’s Portrait Photograph of Fred Bryan, c. 1874-1880

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: John Quincy Reed (b. 1842, Massachusetts, d. 1902)

Active in Petaluma: 1874-1898

Biographical Note: Reed worked from several different studios during his time in Petaluma.  In 1874 his studio was in the “American Hall, Main Street,” thereafter it was “Over Wells, Fargo & Co’s. Ex. Office, Main St” and finally it was “Brick Block, opposite McGuire’s Drug Store, Main Street.”  According to Palmquist, Reed was charged with arson for setting fire to property in Petaluma at the corner of Cleveland and College Avenues.

Bibliography: Palmquist, pgs. 452-53; Mautz, pg.134.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Fred Bryan

Description: Cabinet card of Fred Bryan's bust. Bryan is wearing a white collared shirt with a pin at the base of his tie, and his jacket is buttoned high. His hair is parted and combed, and he has a waxed handlebar moustache. Possible relation to William Bryan.

Biographical Note: add, augment

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. 1874-1880  

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-666-15

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Bryan, William 1978-666-16

H. F. ROBERTS’ Portrait Photograph of William Bryan, c. 1885-1894

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: H. F. Roberts (dates unknown)

Active in Petaluma: unknown

Biographical Note: Very little is known of H. F. Roberts’ activity in Petaluma.

Bibliography: Mautz, pg.136.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): William Bryan

Description: Cabinet Card of William Bryan with uneven scalloped edges and gold embossing. Bryan is wearing a white collared shirt with a pin at the base of his tie, and his jacket is fastened at the top button, a popular fashion of the 1880's. His hair is combed back and he has a clean-shaven face.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation: Possible relation to Fred Bryan.

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: N/A

Date: c. 1885-1894

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-666-16

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Buck, Philena (also see Hubbell) 1978-107-02

Unidentified Photographer’s Portrait Photograph of Philena Buck Hubbell, Date N/A

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  Unidentified  photographer,

Studio location: Temples Studio, Victoria, Illinois

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Philena Buck Hubbell

Description: Cabinet card of elderly Philena Buck Hubbell's bust. She is wearing a white lace apron and her hair is pulled back. There is a small brooch pinned at the base of her neck.

Biographical Note: Possible relation to Mary Hubbell, Ruth Hubbell Huffman.

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.75 x 16.25 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: N/A

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-107-02

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Burnes, Frank 1978-666-06

Sutterley & Rendall’s Portrait Photograph of Frank Burnes, c. 1870s

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographers: James Kimball Sutterley (b. c. 1834, New Jersey) and

Stephen A. Rendall (dates unknown)

Active in Petaluma: September 24, 1870 - 1871

Biographical Note: Sutterley worked as a daguerreian with his brother, Clement Sutterley, in Chicago from 1857 to 1860.  By 1862 they had moved West working as itinerant photographers throughout Nevada, Idaho, Utah and California.  On September 24, 1870, Sutterley partnered with Stephen A. Rendall to establish, “Sutterley & Rendall, Photographers, Main Street, Petaluma, Cal” taking over the studio of Bryan R. Johnson.  They worked together until 1871 when the studio was sold to Richard Reece Percival.  The Sutterley brothers then reunited to establish a studio in Napa, California.

Bibliography: Palmquist, pgs. 454, 533-537; Mautz, pg. 135 & 146.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Frank Burnes

Description: Carte de visite in an oval frame of an infant Frank Burnes. Burnes is wearing communion gown. Photo taken by Sutterley and Rendall in Petaluma.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

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: Frank Burne. Sutterley & Rendall, Photographer, Main Street, Petaluma, Cal.

Date: 1870s

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-666-06

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Burnes, Peter 1978-666-03

Hugh S. Anderson’s Portrait Photograph of Peter Burnes, 1875

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: Hugh S. Anderson (b. between 1820 and 1828 Scotland)

Active in Petaluma: 1874 or 1875 -1876

Biographical Note: Anderson worked as an ambrotypist and paper photographer in Eureka, CA (1858-1865); Hydesville, CA (1859-1860); San Francisco, CA (1866-c.1895) and Petaluma, CA (1875-1876). Between 1875 and 1876 Anderson operated the H. Anderson’s Sunbeam Gallery at 649 Main Street, Petaluma, California

Bibliography: Palmquist, pgs. 82-84; Mautz, pg.77.

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Peter Burnes

Description: Carte de visite of Peter Burnes' bust in an oval frame. Burnes is wearing a three-piece suit with a white undershirt and bowtie. His hair is combed and he has a large mustache. The photo was taken by H. Anderson at the Sunbeam Gallery in Petaluma. Both sides of this image have been scanned for this record. The photo's format and Anderson's studio in Petaluma date this photo to 1875.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size:  carte de viste, 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: Peter Burnes; H. Anderson, Sunbeam Gallery, Petaluma.

Date: 1875

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1978-666-03

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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.

Biographical Note: add, augment

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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Byce, Malcolm 1994-60-01

Petaluma Photo Parlors, Joslin & Co.’s Portrait Photograph of Malcolm Byce, c. 1893-1900

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer: Amon James Tuft Joslin  (b. 1839 Rockwood, New York, d. 1913 San Benito County, California)

Active in Petaluma: 1893+

Biographical Note: Joslin is associated with a controversial ambrotype taken of Abraham Lincoln in Danville, Illinois dated to May 27, 1857.  By sometime in 1893, Joslin had moved to Petaluma and taken over George Ross’ Petaluma studio opposite the American Hotel on Main Street. By 1910 Joslin had moved to Yreka California where he continued working as a photographer.

Bibliography: Mautz, pg. 115. 

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Malcolm Byce

Description: Cabinet card of Malcolm Byce on bike- approximately 6 years of age. Lyman Byce had two sons, Malcolm Lyman Byce and Wilber Byce (Everyone called him Elwood). Based on the photographer's history the photo was taken between 1893 and 1900. Elwood took over the business and it became the Petaluma Electric Incubator Company. After Elwood died in 1954 it went out of business.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

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THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 10.5 x 16 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: “Malcolm Byce approx. 6 yrs”

Date: c. 1893-1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-60-01

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Byce Family 1994-60-03

E.R. Healy’s Portrait Photograph of Byce Family, c. 1896-1900

THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO:

Photographer:  E.R. Healy, Ground Floor Gallery, Petaluma, California

THE SITTER(s):

Name(s): Mrs. Lyman Byce and sons Malcolm and Elwood

Description: Full plate photograph of Mrs. Lyman Byce with sons Malcolm and Wilber (Elwood). The reddish brown denotes the photo was processed with gelatin or collodion. The infant is wearing a white gown and sitting on a blanket covered studio prop. The older son is standing, wearing a "Lord Fauntleroy" outfit. Mrs. Byce is standing behind the boys, wearing her hair in a bun, and a ruffled, Victorian-era dress with large sleeves.

Biographical Note: add, augment

Family Affiliation:

Bibliography: add, augment

THE PHOTOGRAPH:

Format / Size: cabinet card, approximately 20.5 x 27 cm

Medium: Gelatin or collodion on paper

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

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

color…)

Description, Reverse:Mrs. Lyman Byce and sons Malcolm and Elwood”

Date: c. 1896-1900

Condition: (note tears, foxing, fading)

Owner:  Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 1994-60-03

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