Young Woman's Graduation Photograph

Young Woman's Graduation Photograph

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Description (Brief)
Mounted photograph of a young woman dressed in graduation cap and gown. The oval-shaped photograph is affixed to a decorative paper mount with embossed marks "N. H. 1905" and a maker's mark reading "Cunningham / Exeter". In the three-quarter length portrait, the woman is facing the camera with her body turned slightly to the left. She has light hair and is wearing a shirt and bow tie beneath her gown. On the verso, written in ink, is: "Castrie[?] Laurent (?) / N.H. '05 Cambridge, Mass."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
date made
1905
place made
United States: New Hampshire
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 6 in; 22.86 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
1986.3048.2095
nonaccession number
1986.3048
catalog number
1986.3048.2095
subject
Portraits
Graduation
Education
College
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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