Kinsey Family

Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey, 1885-1910. A family photo in the yard of the Kinsey Farm, first house in Jefferson County on the Colerain-Mt. Pleasant Pike. Seated on the ground from left to right: Mary Alice Kinsey, Mildred Jenkins, Alice Kinsey, and Frank Kinsey. Seated on chairs from left to right: John Jenkins holding Margaret Jenkins, William Kinsey, Willie Kinsey, Thomas Kinsey, Rev. Isaac Kinsey, and Edward Kinsey. Standing from left to right: Maggie Kinsey (Mrs. John Jenkins), Edith Cattell (Mrs. Isaac Kinsey), Anna Margaret Jenkins, Mercy Llyod (Mrs. William Kinsey), Aunt Judy Wetzel (the maid), Samuel Kinsey, Mary Kinsey (Mrs. Frank Parker), and Annie Kinsey.
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
Object Name
glass negative
glass plate negative
date made
Hussey, Walter J.
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 5 in x 8 in; 12.7 cm x 20.32 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Mount Pleasant
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Walter J. Hussey Collection
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Walter J. Hussey Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift from Richard S. Hussey

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