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Catalog Number 2013.12.10
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Description A photo of a woman's head and shoulders. She is plump and wearing a hat with ostrich feathers. Her dress is a dark colour and has small ruffles down the front. A high neck with white lace trim. The subject is wearing a large locket and chain. On back within an elaborate border, "J.H. Lemaitre & Co. Artists and Photographers, 324 Yonge St. Two Doors Above Edward, Toronto." Maker's mark, "Lemaitre, 324 Yonge Street, T[...]." Style of dress suggests a date of 1880-1889 (see photo, upper left on p. 31, 'Dating Old Photographs 1840-1929').
Photographer J. H. Lemaitre
Collection Core Collection