MHS for the Media

A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life: The Photographs of Clover Adams, 1883-1885

In May 1883, Clover Adams, a descendant of Boston’s Sturgis and Hooper families and the wife of the historian Henry Adams, picked up her camera and began taking photographs—of her husband, of afternoons at the beach on Boston’s North Shore, and of eminent [...] read more