Abigail Seville

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Record 85/261
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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Collection Hellard Family
Description Albumen print mounted on plain card stock of Abigail Seville.
MARKS: Back: "A. Marquis Jr./PHOTOGRAPHER/96 Wisconsin St.,/MILWAUKEE."
Inscription:Front: "Mothers' Mother"
back: "For Charlie from Grandma Seville"
Year Range from 1864
Year range to 1866
Notes Full view of a elderly Abigail Seville. Abigail is posed sitting in a chair holding a book, she wears a dark colored hoop skirt with a matching bodice gathered at the waist by a belt and she wears a dark colored lace daycap. She holds a photograph album in her hands. She was the wife of John Seville, both English immigrants. The couple lived in Merrimack, Wisconsin and their daughter Mary, married Oshkosh businessman Robert Hellard. Same as image p2000.34.37
Object ID P2000.34.36
Object Name carte de visite
People Seville, Abigail
Place Milwaukee, WI
Print size H=4 W=2 1/2 in
Subjects Portrait photographs
Aged persons
Photograph albums
Title Abigail Seville
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