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This cabinet card features a portrait of a very pretty young girl from Vienna, Austria dressed in fine clothing and holding a bouquet of flowers. Her hair is styled for her day at the photographer and she is wearing a hair bow.

Hier ein Foto aus 1916 mit einer typisch böhmisch-niederbayerischen Tracht, die Bohmann Aloisia, geborene Nagler (rechts im Bild) trägt.

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What America’s immigrants looked like when they arrived on Ellis Island