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[A young woman in a black dress, standing in front of shrubs]

Description: Color outdoor photograph of a young woman, possibly Jennetta Wessendorff. In this full-length photo, Wessendorff is wearing a dark skirt with matching short jacket, white blouse, and black shoes. She has her hands behind her back. There are shrubs in the background. Stamped on back of photo: " (??) A. P AlbumColor Print TriColor Laboratories (?) Hollywood 17, California."
Date: unknown

[A young woman in a light colored dress, standing next to an upholstered chair]

Description: Photograph of a young woman standing next to an upholstered chair. Writing on bottom of photograph identifies the woman as: "Miss Irene". Writing in pencil on the back of the photograph further identifies the woman as "Irene Ferris". In this studio portrait, Irene is wearing a white dress with dark under skirting. Irene has long curly hair and she is standing to the side of an upholstered chair with ornate wooden trim. She is resting her left arm on the back of the chair. There is a backdrop of a floral arrangement in a vase near a window on right of photograph. The photo is mounted on a cardboard substrate that has a thin gray line around the perimeter of the photograph.
Date: unknown

[A young woman leaning against a waist high post]

Description: Photograph of a young woman leaning against a waist high post. Both of her arms are resting on the top of the post. She is wearing a long-sleeved, light colored shirt with a long, full skirt. Her dark hair is parted down the middle and pulled back. Attached to a cardboard substrate.
Date: unknown

[A young woman sitting and wearing a dark dress]

Description: Oval photograph of a young woman. She is sitting with her right arm resting on a platform to her right. Her left hand is in her lap. She is wearing a dark dress with a light colored belt and collar. She is wearing a broach with a thin, long piece of ribbon hanging from it. Her dark hair is parted down the center and pulled back. Attached to a cardboard substrate.
Date: unknown

[A young woman sitting in a chair with her left elbow resting on a table]

Description: Photograph of a young woman. She is sitting in a chair with her left elbow resting on the table beside her and her left hand touching her right hand in her lap. She is wearing a dark dress with light colored striped edging around the cuffs and a light colored collar. Her curly hair is parted down the center and hanging down past her shoulders. The image is attached to a metal substrate.
Date: unknown

[A young woman wearing a black drape]

Description: Studio bust portrait of a young woman. The woman, who has short hair that is curled at temples and at ears, is wearing a black drape that is traditionally worn for graduation photographs.
Date: 1950 - 1970

[A young woman wearing a dark colored blouse]

Description: Studio portrait of a young woman. The woman, who has short curly hair, is wearing a dark colored blouse with white buttons down front and bow at center of rounded neckline. The photograph ends just below the shoulders. Written in blue ink in bottom right corner of image: "Called To Reveal Christ Billie". This photograph was in folder 2000.57.035b. The folder is tan and has "Witzel LA" printed vertically in top left corner of front cover.
Date: unknown

[A young woman wearing a long white dress]

Description: Studio portrait of a young woman. The woman, who has dark shoulder length hair, is wearing a floor length white dress. The short sleeved dress has puffed sleeves and a v- neck. The lace and tulle overskirt has a satin underskirt. The woman is wearing a chain with a large round pendant and diamond earrings. She has her right hand on the bench on which she is sitting and in her left hand she is holding a cylinder shaped object and a white handkerchief. Text in bottom right corner: "artcraft". Written on back in pencil: "DA64973".
Date: unknown

[A young woman wearing a pink dress]

Description: Tintype bust image of a young woman. She is wearing a pink dress with dark edging above her chest and dark fringe just below that. The dress buttons all the way up with dark buttons and has a short white collar. She is wearing dangle earrings and her dark hair is parted down the middle and pulled back. Attached to a matte.
Date: unknown

[A young woman wearing a white blouse with flowers around the neckline]

Description: Studio portrait of a young woman. The woman is wearing a white full-sleeved blouse that has flowers along the left shoulder and rounded neckline. She has her hair parted down the center and pulled up into a bun near the crown of her head. The photograph is mounted on a tan cardboard substrate with silver text near bottom of cardboard that reads: "Weatherington, Velvet Finish. [underlined] Cottage Studio Cor. 16th St. and Avenue D, Temple, Tex." Brown text on back of photo reads: "The Cottage Studio, . . . Temple, Texas, Weatherington Bros., Prop's, Photographers and Portrait Artists. Old Pictures Copied In Any Style Practical Engraving And Designing For All Purposes. Photo Engraving and Half-Ton Etching On Copper, Steel And Zinc. All Work Warranted Permanent." Image dimensions are: 9.8 cm x 14.1 cm.
Date: 1896 - 1898