Dating clothes photographs
Follow Olive Tree Genealogy on See the list of Ten People All Genealogists Should Follow On Twitter Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies.
She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother.
Fashion in photographs It was understood that clients visiting the photographer's studio (or, less commonly, those inviting a photographer to their home) would be dressed in their best quality, most fashionable clothing.
Wealthy subjects had many fashionable ensembles to choose from, whereas ordinary working-class ancestors usually donned their best outfit, kept for church on Sundays and special occasions.
Basic facial recognition will also be covered which will help identify the same person in several photos over time.
I’ll start off the list with something I learned while following the advice of a Flickr friend.
Family photographs are hard to date once the generation pictured has passed away.
But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret.
Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes?