[St. Louis: John H. Fitzgibbon, ca. 1855]. 2 1/2 x 3 inches. Slightly faded. Overall very good. In a folding plush case, clasps extant. Item #WRCAM32261
A nice example of an early western American daguerreotype of a seated man named Samuel B. Smith, likely executed by the prolific firm of John H. Fitzgibbon. NEWHALL, THE DAGUERREOTYPE IN AMERICA, p.87.