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Object Name Print, Photographic
Object ID 2014.047.116
Collection John L. Freeman Family Photograph Collection
Description Photograph, cabinet card, sepia, of Arris E. and Scovia Farlow Poston and their children, Rada, Cleo, and Aubrey, ca. 1908. Arris is seated and wearing an unbuttoned jacket, bowtie, and patterned shirt with watch chain. Scovia stands to his left and wears a dark-colored silk or satin dress and a ribbon choker. Two of the children are seated on a rug covered seat in front of Scovia and the third, probably Aubrey, stands beside her. Rada, an infant, wears a lace dress. Cleo and Aubrey are toddlers - Cleo wears a short dress with sash and Aubrey wears a sailor-style dress or jumper. Photograph was originally framed (frame discarded); written on back of frame was caption "Arris E. & Scovia Farlow Poston / children - Rada, Cleo, Aubrey". Photograph is mounted on patterned, textured, white cabinet card.
Date Ca. 1908
Print Size 3 7/8" x 5 5/8"
Associated People Poston, Arris Eightley
Poston, Aubrey Eugene
Poston, Cleo W.
Poston, Rada Marguerite
Poston, Scovia Prass Farlow
Credit Line Gift of Robert Ragan Poston, Jr.