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Catalog Number 1959.004.0042
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of a woman and baby on a horse.

Note on back of photo: "Not beautiful hors trappings, serving as a 'Shoo-Fly'- fringe in motion. Long ago kept evil spirits, it needed quiet and no motion to distract it."

From Notes on Photographs:
"Group 5: 12 Pictures: Women Who Moved Camps"
Photo: Group 5 No. 42: "Note beautiful fringe as she stopped in a parade. Note beautiful horse trappings serving as a 'shoo-fly' - fringe in motion. Longago kept evil spirits, It needed quiet & more motion to detract it."
Collection Grace C. Wenzel Collection
Provenance From original Accession Record: "Early day photos. Some taken by Mrs. Wenzel, some are copies of early photographs. Taken over a period of years."
Source Wenzel, Grace C.
People Wenzel, Grace C.