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Title [Eldress Eliza Ann Taylor, Church Family, Mount Lebanon, NY]
Place Pittsfield, MA
Catalog Number noc004029
Accession number 1950.004029
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Description Studio portrait of Ministry Eldress Eliza Ann Taylor (1811-1897). Eldress Eliza has her right hand resting on a rustic fence post and is standing in front of a gate leading to a "countryside" background provided by the photographer. She is holding her bonnet in her left hand.
People Taylor, Eliza Ann (1811-1897)
Photographer Louis E. Silvermine
Provenance The photograph was presented to the Shaker Museum|Mount Lebanon by Mrs. Julia Clough in August, 1950. Julia Clough was the former Julia Matilda (Mintie) Dalton, who joined the Church Family at Mount Lebanon on July 11, 1876. She married Henry Terry Clough, also a Shaker.
The photograph once belonged to Henry Clough, an amateur photographer himself, and bears his hand-written monogram on the back of the card.
Collection Photography, Primary
Number of images 2.0