mydaguerreotypeboyfriend: From the submitter, Vix: This guy was a relative from my maternal Grandfather’s side of the family. Apparently he went mad and ended his days in an asylum. Reminds us a little of our original Daguerreotype BF, Robert Cornelius!
'Robert Adamson and David Octavius Hill photograph Agnes and Ellen Milne, ca. What a change in just a few decades! After all that upright posture in the now women slump and look meek, their faces half-concealed by curtains of smooth, oiled hair.