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Title: Portrait of Salome Eldred Davis Davis (1838-1921)

Accession Number: 1987.66.4
Type: carte de visite
Maker: Dunshee, E.S.
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Materials: paper
Description: Carte de visite; printed on back "E. S. DUNSHEE,/ AMBROTYPE AND/ PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST/ 30 Purchase St./ NEW BEDFORD." and handwritten in pencil "Mother Davis" and in another hand in pen "From your/ Sister, Salome"; portrait of Salome Eldred Davis Davis (1838-1921); married 1859 Capt. Samuel Francis Davis (1833-1893); Capt. Davis sailed as boatsteerer and mate on CHARLES W. MORGAN, and master of whaling bark GEORGE & SUSAN and ship DESDEMONA.

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