Cased sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of Samuel Adair, Charles Storrs Adair, Florella Brown Adair, and Emma Florilla Adair. The family settled near Osawatomie, Kansas Territory, where Adair was a minister and free state supporter. His wife was a half sister to John Brown and he occasionally stayed with the Adairs. The family was involved in various free state and relief activities.
Item Number: 210324
Call Number: B Adair, Samuel *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210324
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Religion - Ministers
Collections - Photograph
Date - 1800-1854
Government and Politics - Reform and Protest - Antislavery
Home and Family - Families
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph - Daguerreotypes
People - Notable Kansans - Adair, Samuel L.
Places - Cities and towns - Osawatomie
Places - Counties - Miami
Thematic Time Period - Bleeding Kansas, 1854 - 1861
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Photographs - Format - Daguerreotypes