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Photograph of the Rev. Peter Jones

Photograph of the Rev. Peter Jones

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Creator: Hill & Adamson. Hill, David Octavius, 1802-1870.Adamson, Robert
Date: ca. 1845
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Abstract:
Studio portrait of the Reverend Peter Jones, also known as Waving Plume or Kahkewaquonaby, taken in England by the photographers David Hill and Robert Adamson. Jones is believed to be the first Native American to have been photographed.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print (salted paper print from a calotype)
b&w
20 x 15 cm. on a mount 38 x 31 cm.
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2011104
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