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DATABASE #: 268
COLLECTION: Chester County Hist. Soc., DG363
CATEGORY: Portrait
SIZE: Sixth-plate CASE TYPE: Plain leather
ARTIST: Jason Bailey
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LOCATION: Philadelphia, PADATE(S): 1853
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Embossed in velvet pad
IMPRINT OR NOTE: Bailey / 998 ?/ Chestnut / St. / Philada
Backdrop: Plain
SUBJECT: Joaquin Bishop (1806-1886). Note: “Melancholy Death by Drowning and Narrow Escape.” Newspaper clip relates death of Henry Ault, partner of Bishop & Ault, and A. Muckle, student of medicine. Camera maker for John Beck Goddard. Eye glasses, bow tie, velvet collar.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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