PIONEERS AND IMMIGRANTS
Mary Ann Russell Jewell

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Collection Mary Eleanor Jewell Sawyer
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Description Albumen print on Cabinet Card Mount of Mary Ann Russell Jewell. MARKS: Inscribed: Mrs. Mary Ann Russell Jewell. Photographed by her Grandson Phil. H. Sawyer/February 1889
Year Range from 1889
Year range to 1889
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper
Notes Three-quarter seated view of Mary Ann Russell Jewell wearing a dark colored dress with white lace, tie; spectacles and brooch; sitting in a chair in a room of her son-in-law Edgar Sawyer's home; and holding a book. Mary Russell was born on December 23, 1818 in Salisburry, Connecticut; attended Catherine Beecher Stowe's "Hartford Female Seminary"; taught school; married Henry Chapin Jewell (early Oshkosh Lumberman and city official) on October 1, 1833 in Connecticut; two children lived to adulthood: Mary Elanor Jewell Sawyer, wife of Edgar Sawyer, and Henry Augustus; emigrated to Wisconsin 1843; Algoma in 1848; died in Oshkosh on June 23, 1889.
Object ID P2001.1.482
Object Name Cabinet Card
People Jewell, Mary Ann Russell
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 5.25" x 8.5"
Subjects Portrait photographs
Female
Pioneers
Aged persons
Eyeglasses
Interiors
Furniture
Sawyer home
Title Mary Ann Russell Jewell
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