Mable and Bertie Jones and Myrtle Davis...
We think every face tells a story. What was the story of these women?
Mable and Bertie were sisters from Iowa, and their friend was Myrtle. We don't know their real story, but they look like three women with a story to tell. Perhaps by day they worked together on the family chicken farm - cooking, cleaning, doing the laundry. But by night, they ditched their long skirts and bloomers and danced and sang and played music in a secret farmhouse club a few miles from their Iowa farm. They dreamed of getting out of Iowa and longed to travel south, maybe east of Mississippi. They always thought of themselves as the Dixie Chix....
What do you think their story was?
This photograph of Mable Jones, Bertie Jones, and Myrtle Davis from Iowa from around the late 1890s. Mable and Bertie Jones may be daughters of Minnie Jones . Add this photograph to your collection, or use it for altered art or mixed media projects.
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This antique photograph is in very good vintage condition. The photo cabinet card is clean and is free of rips and tears. The photo itself is clean as well, with minor spotting. The back of the photograph has handwriting on it that says "Mable Jones, Bertie Jones, and Myrtle Davis". There is no photograph mark on the card. Please use the ZOOM tool to get a close up view of this item and its condition.
- 1 antique Photo Cabinet Card of Three Women (as shown)
- Product Material: Black and White (Sepia Toned) Photo mounted in Photo Folder
- Product Colors: Black, White, Sepia, Grey Gray
- Product Dimensions: 4-1/4"" wide x 6-1/2" tall overall
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