Four People in Yard

Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey, 1885-1910. Grace Updegraff, Fred Updegraff, Ann Tindle, and an unknown person outside on the lawn.
A unique group portrait that consists of a couple sitting on a swing, a young woman holding a guitar, and a man resting on an ornate carpet outside a farmhouse. These individuals are Grace Updegraff, Fred Updegraff, Ann Tindle, and an unknown person.
The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.
Currently not on view
date made
Hussey, Walter J.
place made
United States: Ohio, Mount Pleasant
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 5 in x 8 in; 12.7 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift from Richard S. Hussey
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Walter J. Hussey Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History


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