Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Portrait File. Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
DAG-0217 DAGUERREOTYPE-V: HAYS, DAVID Image package: Plate, mat, preserver, cover glass. Mat: nonpareil brass. Preserver: decorative. Case: leather; 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. Motif: floral. Pad: embossed red velvet. Loose piece of brown velvet material with the case. Seated portrait of a man with small chin beard, no mustache, his arms resting on the arms of the chair. Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Portrait File. Copy prints available for viewing filed in the Portrait File under "Hays, David"; accession numbers 1994-0162 and 1994-0163. Negatives, No. 24,109a-c (4x5 in.) B/W, color, and color transparency.
Portraits. Nonprojected graphic
1 photograph : ambrotype, sixth plate ; visible image 2 1/2 x 2 in.
Hays, David--Portraits Pioneers--California Ambrotypes Portraits Photographic prints