Sixth-plate daguerreotype, 1850s.
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The extremely rare post mortem cabinet photo of the entire family laid out in bed is part of The Thanatos Archive Collection, and will be added to the members’ section of our website on Friday, June 25 *** In the meantime, you can view our collection and support our work by getting your own Thanatos Archive membership.
The grave of William Nutter, as it appeared in January of 2019. Photo credit: Feniscowles.
Thanatos Archive members can click here to view an original 1875 CDV of this grave being worked on by the stone carver! If you are not yet a Thanatos Archive member, you can support our work by clicking here.