A Guide to the Sallie E. Craig Photographs, ca. 1850s
The cased images, including one of Sallie E. Craig at age 8, were taken in Helena, Arkansas in the 1850s.
Collection includes one tintype of Sallie Craig and one of her mother Sarah Craig, and one daguerreotype of her father Sidney Putnam Craig. Also included are 7 genre albumen cartes de visite and one souvenir card of a bird made of feathers and watercolor.
Sallie E. Craig Photographs, ca. 1850s, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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