Group of miners
Item — Box: 01
One whole-plate daguerreotype measuring 15.5 x 20.5 cm. Plate has been enclosed in a contemporary mount. Group portrait of nine miners, all men. Four men stand at back, five men sit at front. Man at front right holds a book; two men sitting at front hold mining equipment, including a shovel. Portrait was probably taken between 1849 and 1860.
- circa 1850s
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Materials in this collection are in the public domain in the United States. Permission to publish or reproduce is not required.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Finding Aid to the Group of Miners daguerreotype
- Jaime Henderson, 2018
- October 2018
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.