Odd to see a Civil War era photo with such an informal pose. Edward O. Ord, wife and child at the residence of Jefferson Davis. In the doorway is the table on which the surrender of General Robert E. Lee was signed,
Mexican painter Frida Kahlo is best known for her self-portraits. Her work has become worldly famous along with her distinctive choice of appearance. As she kept her distinctive unibrow. Kahlo died in 1954 but still remains to inspire many.
Corsets and rifles, ca. Via the Wisconsin Historical Society. (These ladies are predecessors of my mother - Wisconsin girl who joined the rifle club to improve her aim for basketball. And ended up getting an award for her shooting)