Urias and Sarah

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Two Public domain daguerreotype images in a double case; part of the Library of Congress holdings.

19th Century Liberian shipping magnate, Urias McGill,
and Sarah McGill Russwurm, he woman believed to be his sister (the widow of John Brown Russwurm).
Daguerreotypes made by Augustus Washington, circa 1954

I digitally restored and combined the images; blogging about:

Sarah McGill Russwurm

and the copyright issue

and daguerreotypes

#PublicDomain #history

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