Item: Anna H. Hartshorne and her maternal grandmother Phoebe (née Ward) Smith

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Record Number: 6268
Box Number: WW
Reproduction restrictions: None
Depicts: Anna H. Hartshorne, Phoebe (née Ward) Smith
Date of View: circa 1850
View Format: Photograph › Daguerreotype
Dimensions: Dimensions of Image, 8.3 by 10.7 cm.
Dimensions of Image, 3 9/32 by 4 7/32 in.
Dimensions of Case, 9.5 by 11.9 by 1.1 cm.
Dimensions of Case, 3 3/4 by 4 11/16 by 13/32 in.
Inscription text: (ink on paper): Anna H. Hartshorne / and her / grandmother / "July or Aug 1844"
Inscription location: Enclosed note
Inscription text: (pencil on paper): Anna / from Grandma / Hartshorne / July or Aug 1844
Inscription location: Enclosed note
Inscription text: (ink on applied label): 1844 / Grandmother / Phoebe Ward Smith / granddaughter / Anna H. Hartshorne
Inscription location: Label applied to back exterior of case
Image description: Image: 1/4 plate; Seated woman with one arm wrapped around the girl's waist, hair parted in the center and covered with a white daycap, sheer white ribbons tied under her chin, wearing a dark dress with long cuffed sleeves, and a dark shawl over her shoulders, netted silk mitts on her hands; Standing girl with chin-length hair parted in the center and tucked behind her ears, wearing a short-sleeved dress made in a checked patterned fabric, with a wide neckline, cinched at the waist, a gilded bracelet on her arm; color applied to both their cheeks. Preserver: Straight but more ornate (1850s). Mat: Double elliptical with matte surface (mid 1840s - mid 1850s). Case: Leather-covered wood-frame half-case embossed with a floral design, with and exterior and interior gilded edge trim, and a red velvet pinchpad (ca. 1850).