A long oval photograph of a young woman wearing a floor-length white dress with lace ruffles at the tops of the sleeves, the elbows, wrists and bottom of the skirt. The dress has a high neck and the fitted sleeves are lace. Her white hat is tipped toward her forehead over dark hair in a pompadour, and is covered with white netting or lace. She is holding a fan. 'Librarian of the Public Library of Houston, Texas'. A card photograph; title from accession records.
25 x 13 cm (9.8 x 5.1 in)
Place of Origin
Houston (Harris County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Mrs. Francis Schwertz, 1946.
Houston, Tex.: Hitchler, [ca. 1900]
Artisan or Artist
Hitchler, Anthony H.
card photographs ; portrait photographs
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs -- card photographs (photographs) ; Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs -- studio portraits