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Catalog Number 2009.073.0181
Object Name Print, Photographic
Scope & Content Photograph of Thursday Needlecraft Club members, 4.5"x2.75", 05/27/1937. Black and white photograph of Thursday Needlecraft Club members. Photo shows 18 women, possibly in the 30-50 age range. The women are posed in two rows, with 11 standing and 7 sitting on the ground in front of them in casual poses. The women are all wearing ankle-length short-sleeved dresses, mostly with collars and belts. The patterns are all different, but floral patterns are the most prevalent. The women all have either short hair or hair that is pinned back into a bun.
The women are standing in a grassy yard. A house and some bushes are trees are visible in the background. The photo is over-exposed at the top center, making a few faces hard to make out.
The back of the photograp has names listed in black ink pen as follows:
Mrs. Harry Allen
" J. L. Strain
" W. E. Taylor
" Paul Kennedy
" Harry Dowell
" Howard Legg
" Fred Seward
" Luther Harris
" Milton Williams
" Forest Whaley
" A. E. magill
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" Amos Stone
" Roy Schmalz
" W. G. Morris
" C. E. May
" Will Harrison
" Chas. Thomas
" M. R. Currie
(" Carl Main not present)
The date May 27-1937 is written in pencil along the right edge, perpendicular to the list of names. It is unclear whether the names or date was written first. A faint blue 3 is printed in the area near the name Chas.