Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
I'd like to submit Sarah Bernhardt for today's mystery person.
Judi,Sorry, but not correct.PJM
kbeetl,We have a winner.It is the suffragette Aice Paul.Good job.PJM
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Good job kbeetl.I certainly hope that is one fashion statement that doesn't make a comeback.Dan
Congratulations, kbeetl!Suffragettes certainly had their own style, didn't they?
Just got of the beach. That was aquick contest. Well done kbeetl.
kbeetl:Good job. A quick contest, so PJM can go do other things today.
Instead of a portrait this picture reminds me of a Paparazzi shot - like it belongs in a 1920's US magazine or something.
Thanks. The "ffrage" on the sign was a giveaway for the subject matter, and that eventually led to this at the Library of Congress web site.You don't see too many photos of someone moving from that era. Must have been a very bright day to get a short enough exposure.