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Title Victor B. Adams
Catalog Number P2000.6.33
Accession number 5261
Object Name Print, Albumen
Description Albumen print in album of Victor B. Adams.
Date ca 1877
People Adams, Victor
Subjects Portrait photographs
Hotel employees
Adams House
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Collection Laura Adams
Catalog date 2012-11-26
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view image of Victor B. Adams. He wears a dark suit with tie.
Victor B. Adams was born in South Hero, Vermont on January 8, 1808 the son of Benjamin and Susan Snell Adams. He married Jane Ann Kent on January 8, 1833 at South Hero. The couple had seven known children: George B.; Charles P.; Eliza; Henry C.; H. Augusta, Victor B., Jr.; and Jennie D., the only child born in Oshkosh. They migrated west in 1855 and settled in Oshkosh. They built the Adams House Hotel and managed it until it was destroyed by fire in 1875. He died in Oshkosh on April 22, 1879.
Orig/copy Original