Virginia Clarahan

Frederick P. Hier, Jr., American, 1889 - 1957


about 1932

Gelatin silver print

Overall: 13 3/4 × 10 3/4 in. (34.9 × 27.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Frederick L. Hier, Class of 1944, in memory of his father, Frederick P. Hier Jr.



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower left: Virg Clarahan; lower right: Frederick Hier; stamped, on reverse, upper left: FREDERICK P. HIER, Jr. / Pleasantville, New York / Telephone Camera Club of Manhattan / Neg. Defender Portrait Film / Paper: Chloro-Bromide

Exhibition History

Blue Bell Camera Club, Detroit, Michigan (exhibition label, without date).

Bronx Westchester Camera Club, 1775 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York, New York, January 1933.

Camera Cluf of Syracuse, Y. M.C. A. 340 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York, Season of 1933-1934.

Detroit Camera Shop, Detroit, Michigan (exhibition label, without date).

Second Annual Salon, The Telephone Camera Club, 140 West Street, New York, New York [and was part of the salon traveling exhibit), December 1932.

Section of Photograph, Smithonian Institution, U. S. National Museum, Washington, D.C. (exhibition label, without date).


Frederick P. Hier, Jr. (1889-1957); to his son, Frederick L. Hier (1922-1999), Cornish Flats, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1973.

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