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Object Name Photograph
Title Athol Estes Porter in Evening Attire
Object ID 1936.06.04
Collection O. Henry Museum Collection
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1897
Description Albumen photograph of Athol Estes Porter on card. Athol wears a light-colored ensemble that includes a bodice with leg of mutton sleeves, a dark sash, a floral skirt with a train, and long white gloves. She has short bangs and appears to be wearing a comb in her hair. She holds a fan upright in her right hand. On the back of the card is the text "Mrs. Hofer / 1301 Lorrain / Austin, Texas / 304-9315."
Provenance The photograph was donated by Mrs. Effie Hofer (Effie Roach Hofer), Athol's step-sister.
Dimension Details 5 5/8" x 8 1/16"