Fashion Date:1899 (copyright date)
Hairstyle Description: From left to right:
Costume Description: Ladies in their nightwear or dressing gowns- this could be a "sleep-over"
party. These gowns could be cotton possibly trimmed in lace.
Identification Marks on Photo
Name of Sitter:None provided
Type of Photo: Stereoview card (double image), Size of image, 4" W X 7.25" H
Studio: C.H. Graves for Universal Series
Studio Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Date: Copyright 1899
Other information: This card is numbered 6006 and titled "Hallow e'en Party, Who'll be my husband."
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