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Catalog Number WF 0696.A,B
Caption Dr. Thomas Bromley Childs
Description Portrait of Dr. Thomas Bromley Childs, 1834-1916, husband to Sallie Curtis Childs, the Sister of Annie Curtis Bowman (aka Anna, Anne). See WF 0693. Dr. Childs came west in 1861, practicing dentistry in California and then Nevada. In 1878 he married Sallie Curtis. The 6-23-1883, NORTHWEST ENTERPRISE reported that Childs, his wife, and two children, had moved to Anacortes. The 3-22-1884, edition announced that Childs had taken over running his brother-in-law's store. Dr. Childs served as the second postmaster in Anacortes and held several positions in city government. Also see WF 0108.
Date 1880 c.
Photographer Dames & Hayes, San Francisco
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects People
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People CHILDS, Thomas Bromley "Brom", Dr., DDS
Place San Francisco, CA
Search Terms dentist
postmaster
city government
Object Name Print, Photographic