Mrs. Hervey Petty (born about 1800), Great-great grandmother of Florence Grover Fisher

Unknown American, American


mid-19th century

Daguerreotype in a leather and velvet case

Overall: 3 3/4 × 3 1/4 in. (9.5 × 8.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Calvin Fisher, Class of 1932



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Florence Grover Fisher and Arthur Addison Fisher (1878-1965), Denver, Colorado; to their son and wife, Gertrude and Herbert Calvin Fisher [Class of 1932, (1910-2006), Denver, Colorado; given to present collection, 1982.

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