The Collection: Women

A young girl in a full sleeved full length dress. She has sausage curls and shoulder length hair. Her bangs are straight and evenly trimmed. She is seated on a prop rock in a studio shot in front of a painted background.
Photo by Roth
A curly haired young woman with her hair pulled up into a topknot. It appears there is a bow in her hair or some other ornament. She has round cheeks and her ears are pierced.
Photo by Urlin & Pfifer
Presumably a family portrait. There are six subjects; three standing, three seated. There are four males and two females. Three adults are male, one female. All are wearing formal clothes.
Photo by May
A woman looking to the left. Her hair is pulled back into a braided bun and is curled in the front. She is wearing a dress with a clasp or broach at the throat.
Photo by Clutter
A young couple. The man is seated, the woman stands at his right to the left. Her hand is holding onto a curtain. They are both wearing formal wear. This photo is a studio shot.
Photo by Kays
A woman in partial profile wearing a light colored dress. The are three bows down the left side of the dress. Her hair is dark and curly in the front and either short or pulled back. Her ears are not pierced.
Photo by Fuller
A woman with short or pulled back curly hair wearing a dress with a high collar and a clasp with a stone in the center. Her dress has large lapels.
Photo by Fuller
A woman with short dark curly hair. She is wearing a dress with pleats down the front and flowers on her chest. She has a high collar with a broach or clasp at her throat.
Photo by Fuller
A family of five with a man, woman, and three children. All are dressed up wearing formal clothes. The adults are seated.
Photo by Baker
A small family: husband, wife, and son (presumably). The man is in a suit, the woman in a full length dress, and the boy still in a dress (not yet in breaches).
Photo by Paeszler
A young woman in a dark dress or top. The front has an intricate cloth lattice in a triangular pattern. He has a corsage and a clasp at the front of her collar. She is wearing glasses and has short curly hair or it is pulled back.
Photo by Fuller
This woman is wearing a heart shaped locket on a chocker chain. Her hair is pulled back and pinned to her head. She is in a dark dress with a knitted scarf or collar.
Photo by Moore
A profile of a young woman in an elaborate white dress with puffy sleeves, frills, and pleats. Her hair is curly in front and  pulled back into a large dark bow.
Photo by Miller
Two attractive young women. One fully seated and the other leaning into the armrest of this chair. One woman is looking at the other affectionately. Both women are wearing formal dresses.
Photo by McKecknie & Oswald
A headshot of an attractive young woman perhaps in her late teens. She is wearing a dress with a high collar and elaborate decorative piping. Her hair is curly in the front and pulled back or short.
Photo by Kramer
A profile of an attractive young woman looking over her left shoulder. She has a drop earring with a bright stone hanging from her right earlobe. Her dress is white and layered. The lighting is dramatic.
Photo by Rohner
A young woman with short unkempt hair. She has a masculine appearance. She wears a top with buttons and piping down the front. She has a clasp at her throat and another pice of ornamental jewelry.
Photo by Hays
A woman with a severe part down the middle of her head with her hair pulled back tightly. She has a wide mouth and a wide nose. She is wearing a dark dress with shiny buttons down the front.
Photo by Unknown
Two young women. One in partial profile. One looking ahead. Both are wearing similar full length dresses. Their hair is either short or pulled back. They stand at a gate in front of a painted background.
Photo by Mitchell
A young woman with curly hair that is either short or pulled back. She has on a patterned dress and her ears appear to be unpierced. She has a choicer chain around her throat and a locket around her neck.
Photo by Snook
A young woman standing against a painted studio backdrop leaning on a prop pedestal with bas-relief carving. She appears to be about college age and is wearing a full length dress with buttons down the front.
Photo by Stallings
Two young women. Both in partial profile. Both are wearing dresses. One has a broach and the other a clasp at her throat. They wear high collars with white trimming.
Photo by Tewksbury
A curly haired woman with her hair swept back. She is wearing a pleated dress with a white lace flower on her lapel. She has a stiff white collar.
Photo by Brown
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.
Photo by Monfort and Hill
A bust of an older woman in a darker button dress or blouse. Her dress has lace ruff at the collar and she is wearing a large chain necklace (much of which cannot be seen). There appears to be some sort of bow or larger collar as well.
Photo by Stoops
A beautiful young woman with her hair in a topknot and pulled back. She is wearing a dark dress and perhaps an overcoat or cloak. Her outfit is embellished with four large white roses and leaves.
Photo by Adams
A young woman with her hair pulled back and curls in the front. She is wearing a a giant striped bow around her neck and a corsage over her heart. She is wearing a dark dress. This is a bust shot.
Photo by Best
A young woman with short hair in high collared dress with a lace ruff. The dress is austere and almost military in appearance with large buttons and embellishments. Her face is unlined and her ears appear to be unpierced.
Photo by Shouldis
A young woman in a full length dress. This is an obvious studio shot with a prop rock and a painted background.
Photo by Walline
A young woman with a severe part down the middle of her head. She is wearing all white. She has decorative buckles or ribbons on her shoulders and a broach at her throat.
Photo by Dinsmore
An attractive curly haired young woman with her hair pulled back. She wears both a ribbon around her throat with buttons or stones as well as an elaborate pendant with chains. She is wearing dark clothes and a sort of jacket.
Photo by Dunham
Two young women. One somewhat older that the other. Both are in partial profile. Both are wearing formal clothes with one in an overcoat and the other in a dress. Both have broaches at their necks.
Photo by Dawson
Headshot of a young woman with dark curls and her hair pulled back. She is wearing a darker colored dress, but only the neck and shoulders are in the photo.
Photo by Martin
A young woman with dark hair pulled back and curls in the front. She is wearing a dress with large buttons. The dress has a high collar and an integrate broach at her throat.
Photo by Haugh
A curly hair young woman. A dark ribbon is at her throat as a choker and she has a metallic pin at her collar.
Photo by Shomber
A woman wearing a full dress with lace cuffs and collar. Her hands are folded at her waist. Her hair dark and pulled back. It is curly in the front and appears to be parted in the middle.
Photo by Goodenough
A young woman with her hair pulled back and curls in the front. She is wearing a choker necklace with a heart shaped center stone surrounded by smaller stones.
Photo by Shomber
An attractive young woman in a high collared smock or dress. She is wearing a choker style necklace on the outside of the collar with a metal clasp at her throat. She is also wearing a broach on her left side.
Photo by Shomber
A bust image of a young woman in a dark dress or blouse with a small dangling pendant. Her hair is done in a bun at the back of the head and is loose curls in the front.
Photo by Shomber
A young woman in a veil and wearing a white dress.  Most likely this is a Confirmation dress. She is holding a rosary.
Photo by Unknown
A young woman looking displeased and like she does not want her picture taken at all. She is wearing a full white gown with puffy shoulders. She also has fingerless gloves with piping on the back of the hands.
Photo by Unknown
A slightly out of focus photo of a well dressed attractive young woman perhaps in her late teens or early twenties.
Photo by Unknown
Five young and attractive women. Four of the five are wearing high collars and elaborate dresses with the fifth in simpler garb.
Photo by Shomber

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