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Catalog Number 1952.082.001
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Two photographic prints mounted to opposite sides of the same oval-shaped board. Recto bears a sepia-toned photo of City Hall Market, an open-air marked filled with booths, horses, and carts set up behind the City Hall that was in service until 1872, in the present site of Cadillac Square. A sign for "Provisions" is visible along the storefronts on the left side of the picture. A man, three children, a dog, and a horse and a cart are in the middle ground. A woman with a parasol, and a fence or railing that reads, "Hanging 102" is in the foreground.

Verso bears a hand-colorized portrait of a seated woman in a purple dress, with white sleeves and a collar. Her hair is pulled back into a chignon and she wears a cross around her neck.
Date c.1860
Dimension Details Oval is 9.75" x 7.5" at its widest points
Collection Detroit Views
Search Terms Markets
Central Market
City Hall Market
City Hall
Cadillac Square
Campus Martius
Storefronts
Portraiture