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Who are these people?

Help us! Our local history photograph collection is a wonderful resource, but unfortunately not every photo comes to us with full details of the place, people, or date associated with it. For that reason, we are enlisting your help. Watch our local history blog posts in the coming weeks for photographs that we could use a little assistance with.

Our first offering has always been one of my favorites. It came to us with the Wallace White collection, but appears to be a photo taken earlier and copied by White. It features two young children, seated and facing the camera. We have estimated the date to be around 1850. The only identification given was “Miss Howard’s sisters.” Can you help us discover their identity?

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Portrait of two unidentified children, possibly Kalamazoo, roughly 1850

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Unidentified Photos
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Who are these people?

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Help us! Our local history photograph collection is a wonderful resource, but unfortunately not every photo comes to us with full details of the place, people, or date associated with it. For that reason, we are enlisting your help. Watch our local history blog posts in the coming weeks for photographs that we could use a little assistance with.

Our first offering has always been one of my favorites. It came to us with the Wallace White collection, but appears to be a photo taken earlier and copied by White. It features two young children, seated and facing the camera. We have estimated the date to be around 1850. The only identification given was “Miss Howard’s sisters.” Can you help us discover their identity?

howard-sisters-598.jpg

Portrait of two unidentified children, possibly Kalamazoo, roughly 1850

Book

Unidentified Photos
howard-sisters-160
/local-history/blog/Default.aspx?category=Unidentified+Photos&blogid=2186

Posted by Beth Timmerman at 03/13/2012 11:15:46 AM | 


great photos they are my dear...is that edited or real photos?

thank you
Posted by: Gamis ( Email ) at 1/18/2014 6:21 PM


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