150 plus years of aging add another dimension, making this image all the more interesting and beautiful------Daguerreotype Portrait of young unknown woman in black holding a photo of a man. Probably in Mourning for a Civil War Soldier.
This Daguerreotype was taken by Southworth Aug. It is a copy of Captain Jonathan Walker’s hand as branded ( S S for slave stealer) by the U. Marshall of the Dist. of Florida for having helped 7 men to obtain “Life Liberty, and Happiness.