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Title [Mrs. Snively, Julie & I in bed]
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date August 29, 1890
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. Interior view in a bedroom. Alice Austen, Julia Martin, and Eliza M. Snively share a bed. Alice is on the left, with her hands behind her head; Julia Martin is on the right, with her eyes closed; and Eliza Snively is in the center.
(Keywords: Posed Group, Self Portrait)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History Alice Austen posed this photo of herself together with her friend Julia Martin and Julia's friend Eliza Snively. The photo was taken during a visit to Bennington, Vermont.

Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1890
Subjects Friendship
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Martin, Julia
Snively, Eliza M.
Catalog Number 50.015.5499
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2016.
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