Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.024
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Print from glassplate negative. Interior shot of a household library showing a large bookcase filled with books. There is a large model ship on top of the bookcase. There are three cats in the room. One is sitting on the bookcase and the other two are sitting in chairs. There are several pictures hanging on the walls. A pair of windows have their blinds drawn. Records indicate this is the interior of Robert Thacher's houseboat. There is slight damage around all the edges which replicates damage to the glassplate negative.
Date 1890 circa
Print size 7.00" x 5.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108