Afternoon dress ca. 1897. Silk brocade, velvet, chiffon. Made and worn by Ora Baily McCuthen, a concert pianist in San Diego. She was the daughter of James O. Baily, one of the first men to discover gold in the Julian area and one of the founders of Banner, California.
Tsar Nicolas II of Russia with his mother Maria Feodorovna (x)
The blacksmith and his daughter (x)
Weekly washing (x)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (x)
Sainsbury’s pre-1900s (x)
Carlsberg Laboratory (x)
Stills from the 1985 adaptation of A Room With a View
Edwardian actress Miss Lily Elsie. Restored and colored.