|Title||[Mr. and Mrs. Blunt and family]|
|Object Name||Negative, Glass-plate|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Date||November 6, 1888|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
Original glass plate negative. The Blunt family poses outdoors on the brick path in front of a house. Albert C. Blunt (in uniform) stands at left, and Trude Eccleston stands at right. Seated next to Trude is her sister (Albert's wife) Edith (Eccleston) Blunt. The other woman is not identified; she may be a nurse or servant. The children are Albert and Edith's two eldest sons, Albert C. Jr. (nickname Bertie) and Stanhope. A hobbyhorse is on the ground in front of one of the children, and a toy horse-drawn carriage is on the porch. The location may be the Blunt family residence at Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island.
(Keywords: New York)
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Blunt, Edith (Eccleston)
Blunt, Albert C.
Blunt, Albert C. (Jr )
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