The Daguerreian Society
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DATABASE #: 258
COLLECTION: Chester County Hist. Soc., DG300
CATEGORY: Portrait
SIZE: Quarter-plate CASE TYPE: Plain leather
ARTIST: Unattributed
LOCATION: Philadelphia, PADATE(S): 1855
Location Noted By:
Research by CCHS
SUBJECT: Passmore Williamson (1822-1895) in Moyamensing Prison, Philadelphia, PA, 1855. Abolishionist, imprisoned for assisting runaway slave. Visited by Frederick Douglas. Man with mutton chop whiskers, bow tie. Jail door in background.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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