Print, Photographic
1840 Approximate
Grandfather Trotz. Material: paper. Size: 9" x 10". Description: black and white oval photo of a man with a mustache and side-parted hair, wearing a black jacket and tie and a white high collared shirt; portrait is mounted on a yellowed oval, heavy piece of card stock; writing on the back, "Grandfather Trotz (Charles?), Mother's father"; photo features and details are hand painted over photographic image.
Mr. Trotz was the grandfather of Elizabeth Bierman, daughter of Dorothea Trotz and Heinrich Bierman of Waseca