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Elinor Curtis and unknown man dressed in 18th century costume, location unknown, undated

PC023.TMP.004 (RS81701)

Description

The photograph features Elinor Curtis with an unidentified man dressed in 18th century costume. She wears a large bonnet, a shawl, fingerless gloves, and carries both a purse and fan. The man wears a powdered wig, knee breeches and large buckled shoes and is holding Curtis' hand while she looks away.

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Details

Collection Name
Harriot Appleton Curtis photographic collection
Collection Code
PC023
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1979
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
187889
Reference Code
PC023.TMP.004

Record details

Originator
Curtis, Harriot Sumner (Appleton), 1841-1923 (Photographer)
Other People
Hopkinson, Elinor Curtis, 1869-1947
Descriptive Terms
bonnets (hats)
costumes (character dress)
courtship
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1992). The aunts / by Isabella Halsted.. Sharksmouth Press,.

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