1846 Orange & Main Streets, Nantucket, Massachusetts.
J. B. Smith was recorded in one advertisement that appeared on April 22,1846 in the Nantucket Inquirer (Nantucket, Massachusetts). Daguerreotypes. J. B. Smith respectfully invites the citizens of Nantucket to call at his rooms, corner of Orange and Main Streets, and examine specimens of Daguerreotype Miniatures produced by the highly improved German Camera. The capacities of this instrument are excelled by no other Camera now in this country, and all persons desirous of obtaining a life like miniature of themselves, are invited to sit for a picture. No charge will be made unless the likeness prove perfectly satisfactory. Likenesses taken in cloudy or even stormy weather equally good.
Terms—For extra sizes set in frames, cases, or lockets, from $2, to $10. a15.
J.B. Smith is not listed in other photographic directories as being active in Nantucket, Massachusetts.