University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Sallie E. Craig Photographs, ca. 1850s



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Craig, Sallie E.
Title: Sallie E. Craig Photographs
Dates: ca. 1850s
Abstract: The cased images, including one of Sallie E. Craig at age 8, were taken in Helena, Arkansas in the 1850s. Also included are 7 genre albumen cartes de visite and one souvenir card of a bird made of feathers and watercolor.
Accession No.: 82-269
Extent: 3 cased images, 7 cartes de viste, 1 souvenir card
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

The cased images, including one of Sallie E. Craig at age 8, were taken in Helena, Arkansas in the 1850s.


Scope and Contents

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.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Craig, Sallie E.
Craig, Sarah
Craig, Sidney Putnam
Subjects
Carte de visite photographs
Daguerreotype
Tintype

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Sallie E. Craig Photographs, ca. 1850s, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3T4 Tintypes and daguerreotype
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3T84 Cartes de visite and souvenir card