An 1870s carte de visite by J. H. Lamson, Photographer, Middle Street, Portland, Maine, has the following written on the back: "Mrs. Bertha Barnes nee Tracy." In the photograph Bertha looks to her left. She has a white ruffle and ascot at her neck, held in place with a pin. Her hair is pulled to the back of her head, and she wears a braided and coiled hairpiece on the top of her head. A pen or pencil hangs from a chain around her neck.
Carte de visite photograph
Size of Original
2 1/2 inches x 4 inches
Bertha Tracy Barnes
Lamson, J H.,"Bertha Tracy Barnes, Westbrook Seminary, 1870s" (1870s). University of New England, Westbrook College History Collection. http://dune.une.edu/wchc_photos_students1870s/9
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