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[Vigilant Fire Company, Baltimore, firefighter,...

[Vigilant Fire Company, Baltimore, firefighter, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing parade hat and holding speaker trumpet] ... show more

[Vigilant Fire Company, Baltimore, firefighter, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing parade hat and holding speaker trumpet]
1 photograph : sixth-plate daguerreotype, hand colored.
  • Back of case: mixed flowers surrounded by scrolls.
  • Labels on case: "57," "55".
  • Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1998; (DLC/PP-1998:151.17).
  • Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
  • Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress)
  • Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress. Washington, D.C., 2002.
  • Daguerreotypes
  • Fire fighters--Maryland--Baltimore--1840-1860.
  • Daguerreotypes--1840-1860.
  • Portrait photographs--1840-1860.
Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress)
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