Unknown McCualsky ladies

Unknown McCualsky ladies

From the collection of the late Peter and Sarah McCualsky of Belpre OH. Photo of two young ladies is by John Laing, Campbeltown, Scotland, circa 1875-80.

Dating

1875-80 is generally correct, but more specifically, this is probably close to 1878, since the woman on the left still has a train, a pre-1878 feature, while the hair-styles are more typical of the period 1878-82.
Anna

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