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Unknown [John Moore and granddaughter Mary Md. Moore]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04196.07 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph Date: 1920 ca. Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 7.6 x 11.9 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04196.07 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph Date: 1920 ca. Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 7.6 x 11.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Twentieth century paper print of Mary M. Moore and William H. Ford [sic?] seated on porch steps, the little girl barefoot. Purple stamp on verso "[illegible] B. Moore" (illegible due to abrasion).

People: Moore, John B., 1826-1907
Moore, Mary M., fl. 1900-1920
Ford, William H., fl. 1900-1920

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Women's HistoryChildren and Family

Sub Era: The Roaring Twenties

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