The Daguerreian Society
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COLLECTION: Matthew R. Isenburg
CATEGORY: California Gold Rush
SIZE: Sixth-plate CASE TYPE: Leather
ARTIST: Unattributed
LOCATION: California
Location Noted By:
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Backdrop: Plain
SUBJECT: Portrait with letter. “Charles Bogert. Born Mar. 11th, 1822 Died Nov. 11th, 1850. On board the Barque Gipsey [Gypsey] on the Pacific Ocean in Lat. 30 N. Lon 123 West . . .” Buried at sea, alone, grief, “not forgotten.” Vest.
Noted By: Handwritten paper slip
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