Print, Photographic
1890 Approximate
Emily Bierman Perrin. Material: paper. Size: 4" x 6 1/2". Description: black and white photograph portrait of a woman posed looking back over her shoulder at the camera and next to a floral print chair; she is wearing a long light colored gown with wide puffed sleeves and shawl collar; her hair is up swept with a high ornament at the crown; she is identified as Emily Bierman Perrin; photographed by the Yates Sisters of Waseca, Minn.
This photo was among the photos and albums found in the collection of sisters Luella and Marguerite Herbst. Donor, Joan Bierman is the donor of the Luella and Marguerite collection in 2013, and she is the granddaughter of their cousin, Bernie Bierman.