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Object Name Dagguerrotypes
Object ID # 1992.26.1 ab
Date 1850 ca
Description Two daguerrotypes in the shape of a book. The name "TOKEN" is on the spine. A picture is inside the front and back. Pictures are in an oval surrounded by gold guild. Inside front and rear covers is a red felt panel covering pictures when closed. Outside is black with gold trim on the spine. Gold trim and flower on the front cover. Both photos are of of Henry S. Landis (1832-1909) of Franconia Township, Montgomery Co. We only know the identity of the man in the image through the donor, a great-grandson, who was almost five years old when Henry died.
Source Gift of Norman L. Bergey
People Landis, Henry S., 1832-1909