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Title: Portrait of Allen Ashbey as a young boy

Accession Number: 1976.166.433
Type: tintype
Maker: Jordan's
Place: USA, CT, New London
Materials: metal
Description: Tintype, carte de visite style, in white mat with decorative border. Portrait of young boy, Allen Ashbey, with arm resting on table. Handwritten in pencil on back: "Allen Ashbey". Printed on back: "JORDAN'S/ New Style Pictures,/ Taken and Delivered in/ 15 Minutes, at 4-1/2 Main Street,/ New London, Conn.". 2 cent revenue stamp also on back, postmarked New London, Sept. 2, 1865.

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