The Daguerreian Society
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DATABASE #: 524
COLLECTION: Chester County Hist. Soc., DG134
CATEGORY: Portrait
SIZE: Quarter-plate CASE TYPE: Plain leather
ARTIST: Marcus Aurelius Root
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LOCATION: Philadelphia, PADATE(S): 1848
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Embossed in velvet pad Q
IMPRINT OR NOTE: Root’s / Gallery / 140 Chestnut St. / Philada.
Backdrop: Plain
SUBJECT: Dr. Septimus A. Ogier and Thomas Louis Ogier. From Charleston, S. C., arrived in Philadelphia in 1842 to attend lectures at Jefferson College. Married Catherine Brinton. Practiced medicine in Chester Valley, was killed by train when crossing tracks in carriage. Beard, bow tie, infant dress.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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