1 photograph : opalotype ; ninth plate (oval), visible image 4.9 x 3.9 cm.
The Bancroft Library
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, cover glass, preserver. Plate: opalotype. Preserver: decorative.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: Plain velvet (Berg no. 6-17). Material: purple velvet. Dimensions: oval 6.5 x 5.5 cm. Pad: white silk.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">Inscribed in case well (in pencil): Hartford, March / 12, 1869. / I xxxx you Livy! / And I xxxxx you, Livy! / Don't tell! [Inscription from Samuel Clemens to Olivia Langdon Clemens.]</physfacet>;;;
Image 2: [Samuel L. Clemens.] (during)
Image 2: Content/DescriptionDuring treatment: inscription in image well of case from Samuel Clemens to Olivia. (Scanned from a 35mm slide.)
Image 2: MTP 9.7b ––NEG
Researchers may make free and open use of the UC Berkeley Library’s digitized public domain materials. However, some materials in our online collections may be protected by U.S. copyright law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Use or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use (Title 17, U.S.C. § 107) requires permission from the copyright owners. The use or reproduction of some materials may also be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, privacy and publicity rights, or trademark law. Responsibility for determining rights status and permissibility of any use or reproduction rests exclusively with the researcher. To learn more or make inquiries, please see our permissions policies (https://www.lib.berkeley.edu/about/permissions-policies).