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1890’s

    Mourning Veil

    Old Photographs

    Two older women posing together, one of them sitting down, the other one standing. The woman standing is wearing a dark mourning veil, and if you look closely, you can also see some dark lace showing behind the other woman’s head – perhaps she is also wearing a veil, albeit a smaller one? Are they both in mourning over a loss of someone? There is no information available of the women or their stories, except for two words scribbled in…

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  • Old Photographs

    Going Skiing

    Photograph of an outdoorsy couple posing with skis in a studio setting. Both are dressed in winter clothes, including gloves, hats and coats. Someone has slightly smutched the picture with…