|Object Name||Negative, Glass-plate|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Date||May 14, 1889|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
|Description||Original glass plate negative.Two young boys sit in a toy wagon, looking toward the photographer. They are on a lawn, in front of a bush. The word "EXPRESS" is painted on the side of the wagon.|
|Ownership and History||
This photo shows brothers Bertie and Stanhope Blunt, the eldest sons of Edith (Eccleston) and Albert C. Blunt. Edith was the sister of Alice Austen's long-time friend Trude Eccleston.
According to the book "Alice's World" by Ann Novotny, Alice Austen titled this photo "A Cartful" and submitted it to a photo contest.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Blunt, Albert C. (Jr )
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