Laura Dewey Bridgman, Blind Poetess (1829–1899)

about 1855
Southworth and Hawes (American, 1843–62)


Dimensions

Sight: 8.5 x 6.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.) Case: 11.9 x 9.3 x 1.5 cm (4 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1431

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Markings

L. l. plate maker mark: "Scovill Extra". Spirit of Fact #2.

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes