Infirmed Man in Bed | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Infirmed Man in Bed

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DESCRIPTION

A man lays in bed, covered to his chin in bedding and propped up by pillows. Laying next to the man on the bed is a large bible and a rosary. The room is richly decorated with a large wooden headboard and wallpaper. Beside the man is a table with tablecloth on which sits a religious shrine. There is also a glass candle holder in the shape of a cross, what appears to be an ink well and pen, and another jar. Above the table are two religious paintings and a lamp with a card attached to the side of the glass shade. This man may have been an employee at International Harvester's Osborne Works in Auburn, New York.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 95628

Creation Date: 1913-01-09 

Creator Name: International Harvester Company

City: Auburn

County: 

State: New York

Collection Name: McCormick - International Harvester

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: WHI IHO-04600

Original Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

McCormick Glass Negative Series

SUBJECTS

Aged

Bedrooms

Books

Dwellings

Furniture

Indoor photography

Intellectual life

Interior decoration

Men

Moustache

Persons

Religion

Religious articles

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