photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Object: BM William Blackmore Coll. Album 16
Photograph (black and white) from an album; studio portrait of W I Kershaw, sitting on a chair, wearing a jacket, a neck tie, a pair of trousers, and holding a pair of gloves; United States of America.
- Production date
- 1869-1873 (?)
Height: 17.90 centimetres (image)
Height: 35 centimetres (mount)
Width: 13.15 centimetres (image)
Width: 27.50 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
In front of Am-A15, a content page was found assigned the BM number: Am,A15.1 with a list of Jackson Catalogue numbers associated with the photographic portraits located in Am-A15
The page reads:
No. 88 ISREAL FOLSHOM.
No. 89. PETER FOLSHOM.
No. 90. SAMPSON FOLSHOM.
No. 91. - FOLSHOM.
No. 92. FAUNCEWAY BATTICE.
No. 93. B.L. LEFLORE
No. 94. SAMUEL GARLAND.
No. 95. COLONEL PITCHLYNN.
No. 96. ALLEN WRIGHT.
Nos. 719, 720. B. L. LEFLORE.
Nos. 936, 937. SQUAWS.
Nos. 938, 939. YOUNG BOYS.
Smithsonian Archives Catalogue Card: A copy of the catalogue card for this image can be found in the PicDoc for this image. The catalogue card indicates that the Smithsonian Institution owns a negative of this image, number: 45b (Neg not located - no file print 10/1968 ges). The following further information is on the catalogue card:
"SUBJECT: W. I. Kershaw, Indian Agent.
BLACKMORE COLL: A16/1471
JACKSON CAT: 883 (In Catalogue #5 ONLY). Jackson Cat #5 was published in 1874 and title indicates photographs were taken 1869-1873 inclusive."
- Not on display
- Faded. Foxing on mount.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The 'Disposal book of the Salisbury South Wilts and Blackmore Museum No. 1 1928-1952' reports the disposal of a: "Photographs of North American Indians and miscellanea" given to the Department of Ceramics and Ethnography of the British Museum. It is dated 24th February 1932.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 80 (SERIES NUMBER)
Miscellaneous number: A16/1471 (Old BM Blackmore collection number)