Content/DescriptionGroup portrait of man (Captain Johann Carl Duchow, 1793-1857) and woman and five children, two of whom are babies. The eldest son (John Charles Duchow, 1830-1901) is standing in center.
[Seven members of the Duchow family of Salem, Mass., including Johann Carl Duchow and son John Charles Duchow.]
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; half plate, visible image 9.1 x 12.2 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Date NoteTaken prior to younger J.C. Duchow's 1852 departure for Calif. <physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: faces slightly hand colored. Mat: plain oval. Preserver: decorative.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: floral - variant of Urn with flowers (Rinhart no. 64 / Berg no. 4-5). Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 12.1 x 15.1 cm. Pad: red velvet with embossed motif and photographer's name. Notes: similar case, mat, preserver and pad to 1955.022:002.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">Embossed on case pad: Wm. Snell / Artist / Salem.</physfacet>;;;
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