untitled (Pope-Hartford)
2.375 in HIGH x 3.625 in WIDE
(6.03 cm HIGH x 9.21 cm WIDE)

2008.6.1.120 to -- found in a paper sleeve with a pre-printed label, "No. / Name / Order/ Remarks / Retouched / Order Finished / Reorder / Reorder." Text written in blue ballpoint pen with cursive script on pre-printed lines reads, "Nov 9-1907 / Herbert Mackie / in his Pope-Hartford," and in graphite, "+ mexico / oscan." Two smaller empty paper sleeves stored inside with film negatives. The first is labeled in ink with cursive script, "Herbert Mackies Auto / Nov 9 1907 / Off for Stanford." The second is labeled in graphite with cursive script, "Zacaï¾€ [crossed out] / Zacaleas / + / guadalupe / mex. / 1908."

Black and white photograph includes an image of two men and three women in a Pope-Hartford automobile. The automobile has an open top and the outside is decorated with ribbons and two pennant style flags attached to poles at the front of the vehicle. Additional pennant flags are attached to the front grille and the across spare tire on the right side of the car. The car appears to be stopped on a residential street near a brick wall. Trees and vegetation are visible on the other side of the wall and a brick building is just visible in the composition at upper right.

Used: Oscar Maurer

Bookmark and Share