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2017-0683. Bust-length portrait. Born in Mobile, AL in 1827, came to California in 1846. Fought in the Mexican War. Employed by Pacific Mail and North American Navigation Company as captain of one of their steamers; served as agent for the Companies in Panama. Died in 1894.
Unmediated Sheet Portraits. Nonprojected graphic
1 photograph : boudoir card, albumen print ; 6 3/8 x 4 in.
Austin, David Stoddard,, 1827-1894--Portraits Pacific Mail Steamship Company--Employees--Portraits North American Navigation Company--Employees--Portraits Mexican War, 1846-1848--Veterans--Portraits Pioneers--California Ship captains--California Photographic prints