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James B. "Wild Bill" Hickock

Artist:
Jeremiah Gurney (American, 1812–1895 Coxsackie, New York)
Date:
ca. 1873
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 3 5/8 × 2 1/4 in. (9.2 × 5.7 cm) Mount: 4 1/8 × 2 1/2 in. (10.4 × 6.3 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1136
Not on view
Signature: Gurney mount: "872 Broadway, N.Y."
In pencil on verso: "James B. Hickock. / Actor / Wild Bill / Died at Deadwood, Wyom. Ter, August 2, 1876"

Inscription: Stamped in blue ink on mount, recto BC: "Gurney 872 Broadway, N.Y."; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso TC: "James B. Hickock // "Actor" // "Wild Bill"; BC: "Died at Deadwood, Wyom. [?]er // Aug. 2, 1876"; Gurney Blue stamp on mount, verso C.
[Paul Katz, North Bennington, Vermont, January 9, 1985]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

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