Early Daguerreotype John Dorsey Read Annapolis and US Navy Fliptop Case
1842c Full Length Military Daguerreotype John Dorsey Read Annapolis and US Navy
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PD45: 1842/3c Seated John Dorsey Read 1825-1858 of Delaware LBB Ce Honeycomb Mat in Fliptop:
In early fliptop case. Plate has some very light vertical wisps. John Dorsey Read (1825 New Castle, Delaware, USA -1858 Washington City, District Of Columbia, USA), a graduate of the Naval Academy at Annapolis, was a lieutenant in the United States navy. He died in 1858. Married Maria Chapman, of Virginia, but left no descendants. He was the third son of the Hon. George Read (3d), of Delaware, and Louisa Ridgely Dorsey, his wife. Identified via a vintage slip of paper within the case.
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