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Creator Role

photographer

Description

Standing portrait of John Wilkes Booth. Booth wears a suit and overcoat. A blue two-cent Washington stamp appears on the CDV's back. [Ref: G-20.]

Description Source

Gutman, Richard J. S. and Kellie O. Gutman. John Wilkes Booth Himself. West Roxbury, Massachusetts: Hired Hand, 1979.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

CDVs

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

777

Digital ID

FVW_00777

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Portrait of John Wilkes Booth

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