The Daguerreian Society
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DATABASE #: 1240
COLLECTION: Chester County Historical Society DG 257
CATEGORY: Portrait
SIZE: Sixth-plate CASE TYPE: Leather
ARTIST: Amos M. Allen
Noted By:
LOCATION: Pottsville, PADATE(S): 1852 (1854)
Location Noted By:
Printed paper card insert
IMPRINT OR NOTE: A. M. Allen / Photographer / Cor. Centre and Market Street / Pottsville, Pa.
Backdrop: Plain
SUBJECT: “Amos Allen.” “Daguerreotype taken in (1854)1852.” Believed to be a self-portrait of Amos Allen, Pottsville, PA. Man with beard, wearing jacket with velvet collar.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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