Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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leather photo album
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • leather photo album, 1863
  • leather, brass, paper, gilding
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. William D. Paden
  • Not on display
  • S1978.001
Description

The album contained photographs, most of which are now in the Spencer Collection, Gift of Professor William Paden. Gilded brass clasp that holds the album shut reads: "Charles Eliott from his friend Henry Taylor 1863."