09-3-1

Dublin Core

Title

09-3-1

Description

First Photograph of Lyndon Baines Johnson. The photograph was made with a stereo camera adapted to place two different exposures side by side on a single negative.

Date

ca. early 1909

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Credit

unknown

Event

First Photograph of Lyndon B. Johnson (six months old)

Photo Location

In or Near Stonewall, Texas

Secondary Description

{LBJWEB} {RBJFA} Both frames show baby LBJ sitting in small wicker chair, smiling, dressed in white gown. Left Frame: LBJ holding small hairbush, bare feet showing, Teddy bear's head on right. Caption: "Brushing Teddy's Fur". Right Frame: Teddy bear in LBJ's lap, LBJ's chin partly hidden by blanket. Caption: "Peep-bye". The 2 images exist side by side on the same negative or plate, probably made with a stereo camera which had been adapted to take single exposures. Note: Photo is from Rebekah Baines Johnson's "Family Album" (best copy neg is B10402) Early Photos

Files

http://storage.lbjf.org/lbj/files/09-3-1.jpg

Collection

Citation

“09-3-1,” Omeka Experiment - Photos II, accessed September 17, 2021, http://photos.lbjf.org/items/show/31748.