|Title||Miss Sarah J. Gallagher, n.d. |
|Notes||Handwritten on verso: Mrs. Reynolds. This is the picture of Miss Sarah J. Gallagher, one of the Mercer Girls who became a school and music teacher in Seattle. Afterwards marrying Thomas Russell, a pioneer. There was born to them a son, George who is now (?) one of Seattle's ex-postmasters....|
In 1864, Asa Mercer recruited and brought 11 women to Seattle from the East Coast, to balance the male/female population, serve as teachers, etc. In 1866 he recruited 34 more women for a second trip. Sarah Gallagher was one of the first 11 women.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Portrait photographs |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Russell, Sarah Gallagher |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State) |
|Digital Collection||Arthur Churchill Warner Photographs|
|Order Number||WAR0270 |
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|Negative Number||Warner 3165 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Arthur Churchill Warner Photograph Collection. PH Coll 273 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||b&w; 5 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixels high TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 600 pixels in height and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |