Mr. and Mrs. John Hassett Chandler cabinet card, 1846  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Mr. and Mrs. John Hassett Chandler cabinet card
1846 (inclusive)
1 cabinet card
Collection Number
Cabinet card photograph of missionaries to Siam
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

The Chandlers were missionaries to Burma and Siam from 1841 to 1878. Mr. Chandler made translations into the Siamese and did considerable printing, making a font of type in the Siamese characters. Mrs. Chandler taught and did religious work. Mr. Chandler was honored with the appointment of United States Consul by President Buchanan and became confidante and personal advisor of the late king. For many years he acted as court interpreter.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

1 black and white cabinet card photographic print of Mr. and Mrs. Chandler, photographed by Lovejoy (Philadelphia). On verso "John H. Chandler, Mrs. Helen M. Chandler. Missionaries to Siam, 1846".

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The negative number is provided with the image and is a letter + number combination such as UW13452; Hegg 1234; or NA1275. A typical credit line would be, University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections, UW13452.

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  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
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  • Cabinet photographs