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Mepham Family Album

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Identifier: P0547

Title: Mepham Family Album

Description: The Mepham Family Album contains photographs removed from a disbound album. The flyleaf is inscribed "From Lizzie and (George) Dec. 19th 1890." The album contains 40 images total including 28 identified carte de visite, tintype, and cabinet card portraits of Mepham family members; a stereograph card; some mounted photographs; and a few snapshots. Most of the photographs were taken in St. Louis. Also included are two small printed birthday party invitations with photographs on them, some photographic reproductions of artwork, a name card, and an Easter greeting card. (Previously called Photograph Album 56.) See also the Mepham Family Papers in the MHS Archives. Subjects include: M.S. Mepham; Mandie Mepham; George Saxby Mepham; Elizabeth "Lizzie" Lodge Mepham; Harry Mepham; residences; residence on Mississippi Avenue with bird in cage on a window sill; boy dressed in "Indian" costume; group on the deck of a steamboat; drawing of the steamer "M.S. Mepham"; group with champagne in an office with "Wabash Railroad" map on wall.

Rights: UND


Dates: ca. 1864 - ca. 1911

Type(s): Cartes De Visite, Cabinet Cards, Snapshots

Maker/Creator: Boehl & Koenig (St. Louis); A.J. Fox (St. Louis); R.F. Adams (St. Louis); McConnell (St. Louis); Rosch (St. Louis); Hastings & Gandy (St. Louis); A.T. Urie (St. Louis); Heald & Stiff (St. Louis)



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