Notes

Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv35. Edward Bangs Drew album of carte-de-visite portraits. Emma P. Gray, wife of Captain Horatio N. Gray, sitting with a dog.

General note: Title from album caption.
Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949.
Subject: Daughter of ship Captain Levi Hotchkiss, Emma P. Gray (ca. 1841-1899) married Captain Horatio N. Gray in 1861 and accompanied him to China in 1868 where she lived abroad his steamer the "Fire Queen" on the Yangtze River.

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Estimated date
1868
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph