Ruth and Aunt Annie

By: usermattw

May 28 2013

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Category: Pairs, Women

2 Comments

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What it is:

Photo (a bit more than 3.5 x 2.5 inches) mounted to a cardboard frame/backing (8 x 6 inches; I have cropped some of the backing from this scan).

What I know about it:

Written on the back in pen is Ruth and Aunt Annie Clegg Eller.

Comments:

Sometimes, when looking at antique photos, I get a sensation of looking back across time.  But while I have plenty of photos of people looking directly at the camera, only a portion of those give me the sense that the subject is peering back across time at me.  This is one of those photos.

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2 comments on “Ruth and Aunt Annie”

  1. I get that sensation with this photo as well.


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