[Portrait of a Woman in a Edwardian Era Dress]

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Black and white photograph of a woman posed for a portrait. She is wearing an Edwardian Era dress in that it is a high-collared, floor-length gown with simple but elegant details. She has a bow in her up-swept hairstyle. Her hands are clasped behind her back. To her left is an intricate piece of furniture that sits atop a shaggy rug. Behind the woman to her right is a painted background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm., on mat 19 x 13 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Gillespie County Historical Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 872 times , with 7 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Gillespie County Historical Society

The Gillespie County Historical Society exists to preserve and make accessible the history of Gillespie County. Many of the materials collected by the society come from the county seat of Fredericksburg, which has a deep connection with its German roots. The society is located within the Pioneer Museum in Fredericksburg.

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Black and white photograph of a woman posed for a portrait. She is wearing an Edwardian Era dress in that it is a high-collared, floor-length gown with simple but elegant details. She has a bow in her up-swept hairstyle. Her hands are clasped behind her back. To her left is an intricate piece of furniture that sits atop a shaggy rug. Behind the woman to her right is a painted background.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm., on mat 19 x 13 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • Aug. 30, 2012, 1:01 p.m.

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[Portrait of a Woman in a Edwardian Era Dress], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth246470/: accessed July 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gillespie County Historical Society.