DAGUERREOTYPE of Jonathan Scranton


From Madison Historical Society

Curatorial Description
Early daguerreotype Portrait of Jonathan Scranton 10/10/1780 - 7/27/1847.  He was the grandfather of Frank C. Platt, Madison, CT. and constructed breakwaters and wharfs, and was a farmer..Reddish colored case in two halves, clasp missing.  Image is highly deteriorated . 3 5/8 x 3 1/8.
Accession/ID number
79.344