• Creator
  • Joseph R. Gorgas, photographer
  • Created Date
  • 1858
  • Description
  • Joseph R. Gorgas used this boat from about 1855 to 1858 as a floating photographic studio. The word "daguerrean" can be plainly seen on the side of the boat. Gorgas had a studio in Madison, Indiana for many years and was a sought-after photographer. His pictures have become collector's items.
  • Format
  • photograph