Content/DescriptionThree-quarter length portrait, with a beard and mustache, seated with one arm resting on a table.
[Frederick Godfrey Hesse (1825-1911)]
Full Collection Name
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
BANC PIC 1966.020--CASE
1 photograph : tintype ; sixth plate, visible image 6.5 x 5.3 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Biographical NoteMathematician and Head of the College of Mechanics at the University of California, Berkeley. The university's Hesse Hall, built in 1924, was named for him.
<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: no container. Dimensions: 8.3 x 7.2 cm. (image package).</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: octagonal, face slightly hand colored. Mat: decorative with oval window, octagonal edge. Preserver: decorative.</physfacet>;;;
ProvenanceTransferred from the Frederick Godfrey Hesse papers (BANC MSS C-B 1029).
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