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George R. and Mary R. Martin with Belle and Emmett

George R. and Mary R. Martin with Belle and Emmett

Picture of George R. Martin born 1844 Ireland
wife Mary R. Martin born Iowa 1851
Daughter Belle Martin
Son Emmett Martin

Photo taken about 1885 in Kansas.

All parties now deceased

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The style of clothing is from about the late 1890s. See "American Victorian Costume in Early Photographs" by Priscilla Harris Dalrymple or "Dressed for the Photographer: Ordinary Americans and Fashion, 1840-1900" by Joan L. Severa.

Anna

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