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Catalog Number 2000.001.0051
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photo taken, including the guta percha frame, with oval portrait of a man in a 2 piece suit of lighter than black fabrics. The vest has lapels and is possibly satin or tafetta with sprigs of leaves woven in. The tie is a scarf lightly tied in a bow. The white shirt has a pointed, stand up collar. Man is clean shaven and has a serious expression. His hair is right parted and combed back toward the left. The hair is somewhat long over the ears.
Number of images 1
Date ca. 1863
Title Shook, William
Collection Miller - Shook, William
Accession number 2000.001.
People Shook, William
Notes Notes: William Shook died 1863. 1st husband of Lucretia J. Wootens. Shook died in Kentucky during the Civil War.

Ref:
Correspondence on file: Letter to Mrs. Virginia Blair dated 02/06/1958 from Lenore W. Langbein. Lucretia Wootens was her aunt. Shook family had first mill on Richland Creek.