Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.089
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Print from glassplate negative. A two-story, frame, Classical Revival style house. There is a first and second floor porch across the front. The house has end gables but there is a large, gabled dormer on the front. There are several rocking chairs on the porch. An African American woman with a hat is standing in the doorway with a young Anglo child standing in front of her. Handwritten on the back: "Mrs. Jas. H. Mays 1908. Contractor I.I. McKeen, cost $4,000.00 Allerations [?] & c".
Date 1908
Print size 8.50" x 6.50"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108