Hussey Family

Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey. The Hussey family is posing on the front steps of the house. Members include Walter J. Hussey, wife Bess and sons; John D. Hussey with son John and wife Eleanor; Curtis Hussey, wife Alice and their daughter Francis Ann; Horace Hussey and wife Elizabeth with their daughter Jane; Margaret Hussey and Elizabeth Hussey.
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 plate negative
Hussey, Walter J.
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 5 in x 7 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 18.415 cm
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catalog number
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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


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