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Title: "Nellie Goodsell Mears", 1866

Accession Number: 2005.34.145.1
Type: tintype
Date: 1866
Materials: tin
Description: Tintype; "Nellie Goodsell Mears", 1866 (see Manuscript coll. 311); from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); photograph of Nellie Goodsell Mears (daughter of Captain Richard C. Mears, and born March 3, 1866); image most likely taken in November or December of 1866, as described in correspondence from Margaret Minson to Richard Mears (her brother) on December 9, 1866, thanking him and Sarah Goodsell for the photograph of Nellie that they sent; written below "Nellie Goodsell Mears". Included in photograph album 2005.34.145.

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