Walter Hussey's Children Playing Marbles


Glass plate negative by Walter J. Hussey. Three boys and two girls in a yard. The boys are playing marbles. L. to R. Margaret, John, Horace, Curtis, Elizabeth.

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.

Maker: Hussey, Walter J.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Children


See more items in: Work and Industry: Photographic History, Walter J. Hussey Collection, Photography


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift from Walter John Hussey

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2011.0090.61Catalog Number: 2011.0090.61Accession Number: 2011.0090

Object Name: glass plate negativesglass plate negative

Physical Description: glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 in x 7 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 18.415 cm


Record Id: nmah_1424843

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