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LL/41600
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Untitled [postmortem infant portrait with mother] 
1850
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate 
8.26 x 6.99 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/4 ins) 
Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum 
On deposit from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, © President and Fellows of Harvard College, Item Identifier: 2.2002.12 
  
22 
  
LL/6681
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Portrait of a Woman Holding Baby 
1839-1855 
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate, heightened 
6.5 x 5.3 cm (plate, oval - sight) 
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des beaux-arts du Canada 
Courtesy of the National Gallery of Canada (no. 34006), Purchased 1969 
  
23 
  
LL/10870
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Mother holds deceased baby 
n.d. 
Daguerreotype 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (45 / 11) 
  
24 
  
LL/41599
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Memoir of Robert Troup Paine: inside back cover, 1852 
1852 
Daguerreotypes 
Harvard University Archives 
25 
  
LL/38281
ThumbnailAlphonse Le Blondel 
[Postmortem] 
1850 (ca) 
Daguerreotype 
8.9 x 11.9 cm (3 1/2 x 4 11/16 ins) 
Metropolitan Museum of Art 
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.31 
  
26 
  
LL/20433
ThumbnailUnknown (French) 
French Post Mortem 
1850 
Salt print 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm 
27 
  
LL/8164
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Post mortem ambrotype 
n.d. 
Ambrotype 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (46 / 48) 
  
28 
  
LL/11351
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Baby in coffin 
n.d. 
Tintype, 1/4 plate 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 79) 
  
29 
  
LL/10835
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Memorial Still Life (Washington State) 
1870 (ca) 
Tintype 
7 x 5 in 
Paul Cava Fine Art 
Courtesy of Paul Cava Fine Art 
  
30 
  
LL/9074
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Gravestone Marker - Portrait of Woman 
1880 (ca) 
Tintype, 1/9 plate 
Charles Schwartz Ltd 
Courtesy of Charles Schwartz Ltd (www.cs-photo.com - #7375) 
  
31 
  
LL/31514
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Not Lost but Gone Before - "Little Willie" 
n.d. 
Tintype, memorial 
2.25 x 3.5 in (image) 22 x 10 in (frame) 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#20 / 129) 
  
32 
  
LL/17457
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
A young boy with his beach toys 
n.d. 
Tintype, 1/6 plate 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica 
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#17 / 156) 
  
33 
  
LL/39566
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
[Unidentified girl in mourning dress holding framed photograph of her father as a cavalryman with sword and Hardee hat] 
1861-1870 
Tintype, 1/6th plate, hand-coloured 
9.5 x 8.4 cm (case) 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Portraits, Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-26863 (digital file from original item) 
  
34 
  
LL/39567
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
[Unidentified woman wearing mourning brooch and displaying framed image of unidentifed soldier] 
1861-1865 
Tintype, 1/6th plate, hand-coloured 
12.5 x 11.2 cm (frame) 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Portraits, Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-27192 (digital file from original item) 
  
35 
  
LL/39568
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with saber and revolver in oval locket with chain of braided hair] 
1861-1865 
Tintype, locket 
5.6 x 4.8 cm (locket) 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Portraits, Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-27493 (digital file from original item, photo) 
  
36 
  
LL/39569
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with saber and revolver in oval locket with chain of braided hair] 
1861-1865 
Tintype, locket 
5.6 x 4.8 cm (locket) 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Portraits, Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-27494 (digital file from original item, locket) 
  
37 
  
LL/6851
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Alphonse Daudet on his death bed, Paris 
1897 
 
Location and source information requested 
[Further information is being sought] 
  
38 
  
LL/14959
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer/creator 
Still life 
n.d. 
Stereo 
Private collection of Stuart Schneider 
39 
  
LL/38843
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Untitled [Memorial portrait] 
n.d. 
Carte de visite, trimmed 
Private collection 
40 
  
LL/38839
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
Untitled {Memorial portrait of a lady] 
n.d. 
Carte de visite 
Private collection 

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