C. W. Edwards

Image

C. W. Edwards

Title

C. W. Edwards

Identifier

3498

Description

Bust portrait of C. W. Edwards in a suit looking to the viewer's right.

According to museum records: He was a "Ventura County pioneer who came to the county in 1869. He fought through the Civil War on the side of the Confederacy...he took up a claim of 160 acres north of Bardsdale...resided there for 33 yrs. Died there in 1902, leaving a widow, five sons and one girl. Two of the boys have since 1923 passed away. Living at that date are J. C. in this city [unknown if Ventura or Bardsdale], W.B. also living here [also unknown if Ventura or Bardsdale]. M., who lives at Stockton. The sister, Mrs. C. A. Clevenger, resides in Fremont."

Creator

Unknown

Date

No date

Format

Portrait, Bust
14 x 18 cm
Black and white photograph

Subject

Edwards, C. W.
Men--California--Portraits

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Bardsdale (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Tags

Citation

Unknown, “C. W. Edwards,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed February 1, 2023, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/5089.