Portrait of Theresa Dixon

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Portrait of Theresa Dixon


  • 1870 - 1880? (Creation)


black-and-white prints (photographs); 5 x 7 inches

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A three-quarter length portrait of Theresa Dixon. She is standing with one arm resting on a table beside a vase of flowers. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Theresa Antoinette Townes (Brown). Born in Macon, GA in 1858. Arrived by boat in Astoria. Was given by Sea Captain & daughter. Lived with them till the daughter married. Later married Roscoe Dixon. 1 son - Chester Dixon. Later 1 daughter - Mabel born in Seattle." The photograph is a copy print from an earlier photograph.

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No Copyright - United States: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/

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Dixon family photographs, Org. Lot 1421, Item 003

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