Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Portrait File. Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
View (DAG-0155b). Juan Cantua -- View 2 (DAG-0155c). Cover. Image package: Plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Mat: decorative, nonpareil brass. Preserver: decorative. Case: paper with mother of pearl inlays; 4 x 3 1/2 in. Motif floral. Pad: embossed red velvet. Waist-length portrait of man seated with hands at his lap; dressed in heavy jacket with wide collar, lapel and cuffs; gold painted chain hanging from his neck to his side. Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Portrait File. Copy prints available for viewing filed in the Portrait File under "Cantua, Juan Ignacia"; accession numbers 1994-0093 through 1994-0098. Also have photograph of Cantua as an old man, accession number 2000-0241. Negatives, No. 24,093a-i (4x5 in.) B/W, color, and color transparencies.
Portraits. Nonprojected graphic
1 photograph : daguerreotype, sixth plate ; visible image 2 1/2 x 2 in.
Cantua, Juan Ignacia--Portraits Pioneers--California Daguerreotypes Portraits Photographic prints