Abby B. Carter
Description: Seated portrait of Abby B. Carter (Abigail), soon after leaving Perkins Institution. She wears a patterned dress and small, oval glasses (possibly opaque). She holds a book in her right hand and rests the fingertips of her left hand on a side table. Daguerreotype photograph housed in a small leather case. The picture is framed by gold matboard.
Date: circa 1845
Format: Daguerreotype photograph
Digital Identifier: AG9-08-0004
Rights: Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA