1 photograph : daguerreotype ; sixth plate, visible image 6.7 x 5.4 cm.
The Bancroft Library
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass. Mat: textured octagonal.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: geometric. Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 9.5 x 8 cm. Pad: red silk.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">"Plate mark (LL): L.B. Binsse & Co. NY. Note found in case well (handwritten): Thomas Jefferson Young born Oct. 25 1815 Died near Independence Mo. on the 19th day of October 1848. see over. [verso:] Have just noticed how young this person was. I remember Grandma Young said he died of consumption. That he had it when she married him. Fortunate her two sons did not inherit a tendency to lung trouble. P.S. Sarah was saying what a "cute youngster" Mary Jo is. See over."</physfacet>;;;
Image 2: [Thomas Jefferson Young.] (Detail - plate mark.)
Image 2: Content/DescriptionDuring treatment: daguerreotype plate maker's mark of American maker L.B. Binsse of New York. (Scanned from a 35mm slide.)
Image 2: BANC PIC 19xx.302:004––NEG
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