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Turner and Bevan family photographs

Identifier: ahc.VIS7

Scope and Content

The collection consists of cased images of unidentified individuals. Of particular interest are a daguerrotype of a daguerrotype; an image of a Union officer posed in front of an American flag; and a full-length post-mortem image of a child.


  • approximately 1850-1890


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

Administrative/Biographical History

Neva Turner Squier was born in 1869 in Atlanta, Logan County, Illinois, and was the daughter of Alfred O. Turner (1839-1929) and Cerelda Jane Bevan Turner (1842-1924). No family history is attached to this collection; the donor could only identify the images as members of the Turner and Bevan families from whom the donors are descended. Additional biographical information about the Turner and Bevan families has not been determined.


22 image(s)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1992
Turner and Bevan family photographs
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305