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Charles Garretson Family

Collection: This image is from the Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Photographs and is depicted in a glass plate negative, print, and digital image.; Image is part of the Jacob F. Wieners Photographs
Date: 1897 Material: unknown material on plate glass; gelatin silver print Dimension: 8 x 10 inches (glass plate negative); 8 x 10 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)
Creator: Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Identifier: aql:11851 jfw-000437 jfw-000437.tif

Description: A formal portrait of the Charles Garretson family, apparently taken in Jacob F. Wieners' Flushing studio. Charles Garretson was a druggist whose pharmacy was located below the photographer's second-floor studio. He was the son of Garret R. Garretson, who ran a large seed business in Flushing. It is not known which of the three men in this portrait is Charles; as he died at age 63 in 1908, he would have been about 52 years old at the time of the photograph.

Collection : aql:11775; vital:1

Creator : Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date : 1897

Summary/Description : A formal portrait of the Charles Garretson family, apparently taken in Jacob F. Wieners' Flushing studio. Charles Garretson was a druggist whose pharmacy was located below the photographer's second-floor studio. He was the son of Garret R. Garretson, who ran a large seed business in Flushing. It is not known which of the three men in this portrait is Charles; as he died at age 63 in 1908, he would have been about 52 years old at the time of the photograph.

Subject : Portraits, Group; Clothing and dress; Families

Rights : Copyright holder unknown

Coverage : 87 Main Street, Flushing, NY Flushing (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : glass plate negative; black and white print; digital image

Format : unknown material on plate glass; gelatin silver print; 8 x 10 inches (glass plate negative); 8 x 10 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)

Identifier : aql:11851 jfw-000437 jfw-000437.tif

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