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From: Jeffery G Scism <>
Subject: Re: [BS-L] photo from found bible
Date: Fri, 9 Jun 2000 16:17:33 -0700


Nothing stops someone from wearing an OLD dress, and that was popular in
the late 1960s.

Jeff

On Fri, 9 Jun 2000 16:14:05 -0600 "Joann" <> writes:
> I have to agree, it seems to be a photo from the late 1960's or early
> 1970's. The hair and the shoes are the giveaway. I don't believe
> they wore
> sandals in the early 1900's.
>
> Joann
> IBSSG
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Jeffery G Scism <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, June 09, 2000 11:41 AM
> Subject: Re: [BS-L] photo from found bible
>
>
> >
> >
> > On Thu, 8 Jun 2000 23:31:07 -0600 "jcurtis" <>
> writes:
> > > You may be right about the dress...I'll look at it again....
> > >
> > > My mother was born in 1915, and the pictures of her, family, and
> > > friends...they didn't wear their hair long, parted in the
> middle,
> > > and loose
> > > flowing like the girl in the picture. If they had long hair,
> they
> > > bound it
> > > up. And my gr.mothers tied their up or braided it. And they
> wore
> > > hats.
> > >
> > > The pic. you have is more recent.
> > >
> > > Jan C.
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Jeffery G Scism <>
> > > To: <>
> > > Date: Thursday, June 08, 2000 10:54 PM
> > > Subject: Re: [BS-L] photo from found bible
> > >
> > >
> > > >If you look at the High resolution copy, you can see where each
> > > square is
> > > >sewn together, it is an actual quilted dress, also the ruffled
> > > Collar,
> > > >and cuffs make it roughly 1905-1920 time frame. Also it isn't
> a
> > > glass
> > > >plate deguerotype, or albumen print, so I will also say
> 1905-1920.
> > > >
> > > >Jeff
> > > >
> > > >On Thu, 8 Jun 2000 21:09:22 -0600 "jcurtis"
> <>
> > > writes:
> > > >> A great photo.....which isn't very old...her dress looks
> > > purchased
> > > >> from a
> > > >> store. I agree...at this point, the Bible couldn't be in
> better
> > > >> hands than
> > > >> yours.
> > > >>
> > > >> It amazes me that Bibles end-up in swap-meets, flea markets,
> etc.
> > > >>
> > > >> But some folks don't care about family history....my uncle
> has a
> > > >> small
> > > >> family Bible that I would love to have, that he *won* by the
> draw
> > > of
> > > >> cards
> > > >> when my gr.father died....I asked him about it once, and he
> said:
> > > >> "It's in
> > > >> a box somewhere..."
> > > >>
> > > >> Jan C. IBSSG
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > > >> -----Original Message-----
> > > >> From: Jeffery G Scism <>
> > > >> To: <>
> > > >> Date: Thursday, June 08, 2000 12:41 PM
> > > >> Subject: [BS-L] photo from found bible
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > > >> >
> > > >> >http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~blksheep/biblephoto.jpg large
> > > image
> > > >> >
> > > >> >
> > > >> >http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~blksheep/biblephoto2.jpg
> small
> > > image
> > > >> >
> > > >> >
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