A portrait of a Mother and her seven daughters don't often see people in these old photos that are beautiful by modern standards. These girls are unusually beautiful. Hard to guess which one is the mother.
Lady in a Flowered Dress, 1843 David Octavius Hill (Scottish, Perth Edinburgh)
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Clelia Duel Mosher, historian, first to do a Victorian era sex survey.