County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Photograph of unidentified (Mount Pleasant?) Woman


Description
Creator:
Arthur, C., Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This unidentified photograph of a young woman, possibly from Mount Pleasant, was provided by Linda Guest.
Notes:
The reference on the back of the card to a "New Process" that allowed an exposure time of one second suggests that it may be an early dry-plate gelatin or gelatin film print, which would date the photo to the 1870s or 1880s. It may have been printed on albumen paper.
Inscriptions:
The reverse of the photographer's card reads:

C. Arthur.
Photographer,
GALLERY ON THE GROUND FLOOR,
TWO DOORS WEST OF THE BATTERSBY HOUSE,
ROBINSON ST., SIMCOE

All Photos Taken by the New Process.
Time of Exposure, One Second.

RECEIVED FIRST PRIZE IN THE CITY OF ST CATHARINES LAST YEAR

Photograph Albums Always On Hand.

Picture frames made to order
Place of Publication:
Simcoe
Date of Original:
1[9??]
Dimensions:
Width: 10.2 cm
Height: 16.4 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2010LG001
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0834 Longitude: -80.31637
Donor:
Photograph provided by Linda Guest
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Photograph of unidentified (Mount Pleasant?) Woman


This unidentified photograph of a young woman, possibly from Mount Pleasant, was provided by Linda Guest.