Content/DescriptionHalf length portrait of a man, seated, and his child. The child is seated on his lap and is wearing a hat.
[John B. Ward and son.]
Full Collection Name
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
BANC PIC 1957.015:001--CASE
1 photograph : tintype ; quarter plate, visible image 9.8 x 6.7 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Biographical NoteWard married into the Estudillo family, land owning Californios.
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: faces slightly hand colored. Mat: plain oval. Cover glass: added glass. Preserver: decorative.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">Accompanying note (handwritten, modern): M.E.A. Mr. John B. Ward with his son, John Francis who was born on November 8, 1859. His twin brother died in 1860 but I have not been able to est. his name -. Accompanying note (modern, handwritten): John B. Ward and his son, John Francis who was born in Nov. 1859. John B. Ward married Concepcion Estudillo in Nov. 1851 on Rancho San Leandro. At that time, John A. Ward managed the rancho and other affairs of his father-in-law, Don José Joaquin Estudillo. [signed] M.E. Schlichtmann.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: floral - variant of Mixed Flowers (Rinhart no. 136). Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 11.3 x 9.2 cm. Pad: blue velvet with embossed motif.</physfacet>;;;
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