An unknown female Westbrook Seminary student looks directly into the camera in this 1870s carte de visite by J. H. Lamson, Photographer, Middle Street, Portland, Maine. She wears a dark lace shawl around her shoulders and a white lace ruffle and jabot at her neck. Her hair is tightly curled in the front over her forehead and she wears a coiled hairpiece on the top of her head.
Carte de visite photograph
Size of Original
2 1/2 inches x 4 inches
Lamson, J H.,"Female Student, Westbrook Seminary, 1870s" (1870s). University of New England, Westbrook College History Collection. http://dune.une.edu/wchc_photos_students1870s/19
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