Portrait photograph of a young woman with her hair parted in the center and curled bangs on her forehead, standing with her arms folded and resting on the back of a cloth-draped stand. She wears a dark dress with a high white ruffled collar, straight long sleeves, a tight long bodice with princess seams, and a gathered skirt draped to the back. Title from note on back of photograph date based on note and genealogical information. Note on back of photograph: Given by Eliza Davis McGown to her daughter Katherine McGown Bryan.
11 x 7 cm (4.3 x 2.8 in)
Place of Origin
Mexia (Limestone County, Tex.)
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"Given by Eliza Davis McGown to her daughter Katherine McGown Bryan."
Mexia, Tex.: J. A. Arvin, [ca. 1884]
Artisan or Artist
Arvin, James A.
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