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Title: Portrait of Stephen Davis (1799-1881)

Accession Number: 1987.66.5
Type: carte de visite
Maker: Parlow, George F.
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Materials: paper
Description: Carte de visite; printed on back "George F. Parlow,/ No. 5 Purchase Street,/ NEW BEDFORD,/ Mass./ Duplicates at any time." and handwritten in pencil "Grandfather/ Stephen Davis/ Salome Davis's father"; portrait of Stephen Davis (1799-1881), father of Salome Eldred Davis Davis and father-in-law of Capt. Samuel Francis Davis who sailed as boatsteerer and mate on CHARLES W. MORGAN, and master of whaling bark GEORGE & SUSAN and ship DESDEMONA.

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