Cabinet card, A blind woman and her friends

Photograph, Cabinet

Accession Number: 2002.47

Description: The sepia-toned photo is mounted on a white card with gilt edges. It is a group protrait of 4 young women who are similarly dressed, possibly in Salvation Army uniforms. Three of the women have the letter "S" on their collars, including the blind woman who is seated at the right and wearing dark eyeglasses. The woman at the left also has a badge-type pin on the front of her dress. Beneath the photo is printed "B. Frank Hatstat. 521 Washington Street. Boston." The back of the card is blank. Soiled; small stain at right edge of photo and card.

Medium: Card stock, paper

Print Size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. card ; 5 1/2 x 4

Date: ca. 1900

Photographer: B. Frank Hatstat, photographer

Subjects: Adult blind. Photographs.