Guide to the Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph, 1866

Summary Information

Title: Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph, 1866
Collection: AC.401
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph consists of one 2" x 4" carte-de-viste image of Eliza Carrico Strider, the second wife of Samuel W. Strider. Date on the back is given as 1866.

Creator: Ulke, Henry

Biographical/Historical Note

The photograph is identified as Eliza Carrico Strider, the second wife of Samuel W. Strider of the Keep Tryst Furnace farm in Jefferson County, Virginia (now West Virginia). Sources list an Eliza J. Carrico marrying Samuel Strider on March 17, 1858 in Washington, D.C. and Eliza and Samuel Strider appear on the 1860 census in Jefferson County, Virginia. There is also a record of Eliza Jane Strider listed as Samuel Strider's widow on a pension application file from the War of 1812.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one carte-de-viste of Eliza Carrico Strider. The photograph imprint lists Henry Ulke of Washington, D.C. as the photographer, 1866. The Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph originally came in a rusty oval tin frame, which has been removed. The cardboard backing of the frame contains handwritten biographical information.

Arrangement

The photograph and frame backing are arranged in one folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Acquisitions Information

The W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection purchased this collection from Bookworm and Silverfish in February 2008. Its accession number is AC.2008.008. It was opened to the public in March 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, March, 2008; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, March, 2008; Finding aid revised by Cynthia Harbeson, December 2012.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.401: Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph, 1866, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

Eliza Carrico Strider Photograph, 1866 ACSC_Box 11