A young woman in profile with her hair pulled back in a large bun. She is wearing a white or off-white dress with Italian sleeves and a pleated front. There is delicate white  lace trimming at the collar.

Card Info

Catalog Number: 2018.013.033
Photographer: Monfort and Hill
Location: Burlington, IA
Photographer Imprints: Foil Stamped Text
Paper Process: Albumen (Sepia)
Condition: Good
Edge Style: Beveled, Straight Cut, Gilded
Borders: None
Card Colors: Natural: Front and Back
Photo Date: 18967-1900
Value: $4-$8
Card Description:

“Addie Burg” written on back of card in fine pen. “NY-67” and “3/97” written in small pencil. Currently there is no evidence this identification is authentic, but an “Adeline Burg” did live in Des Moines County. Card is in great shape with minimal wear.

Pleated Profile of a young woman with her hair pulled back in a bun. She is wearing a white dress with plate at the chest. The dress has delicate lace trimming at the collar.


Subject Info

Number of Subjects: 1
Age: 15-18
Gender: Female
Description:

A young woman with her hair pulled back in a large bun. She is wearing a white or off-white dress with Italian sleeves and a pleated front. There is delicate white lace trimming at the collar. She appears to be a teenager. If this is Adeline “Addie” Burg then she was buried in the county where this photo was taken. This appears to be her likely gravestone.](https://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=781893) She lived 66 years and presumably never married.


Identification: "Addie Burg" written on back of card.

Categories: Portrait, Women, Children

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