Category Archives: Daguerreotype

November 9, 1849 (Friday)

Another wet day.  In company with friend Hubbard, had my daguerreotype taken this afternoon by McClees & Germon.  They gave me very correct pictures, but they were not flattered in the least. Went to the Walnut this evening with friend … Continue reading

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November 8, 1849 (Thursday)

Another change—it has been exceedingly stormy, and the rain been falling in torrents all day.  Had intended to have my daguerreotype taken today, but postponed it on account of the weather.  Did not go out this evening. Nathan had a … Continue reading

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August 8, 1849 (Wednesday)

Very pleasant day. Visited Mr. Stroud’s Daguerrean room this forenoon, and in the afternoon had my likeness taken—was tolerably good. Took a walk this evening with the Misses McKay and E—a S—h.

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