Augustus Washington, American, 1820/21 - 1875


before 1853

Sixth plate Daguerreotype

Overall: 3 5/8 × 3 1/4 × 11/16 in. (9.2 × 8.2 × 1.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Katharine T. and Merrill G. Beede 1929 Fund and a gift in memory of Angus Russell, Class of 1952, and in honor of his classmates



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020


Greg French Early Photography, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2013.

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