These date from the s. Notice the center part with the bangs. Topics include evening attire, fashion accessories and even bathing costumes and undergarments. Hair parted in the front with a bun set back halfway. Mining the Census Mother Lode: The cutaway coat was similar to the frock coat except the front was cut so that it flared back instead of being cut straight across. You may not have much oral history in your family or a large extended family to ask.
Dating Old Family Photos – Victorian Era (1840-1900)
Her hair is pulled into a bun in the back.
Genealogy research: Dating vintage photographs by clothing & hairstyles
The back of the card is quite filled with print, with medals, famous customers, branches, and could be artistic. Many cabinet card seem to date from the s and s. I only wish I had images as old as Daguerrotypes in my family collection. She wears a typical hairstyle of the day with a middle part and the hair styled over the ears.