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Telephone, National Telephone Service

Telephone, National Telephone Service

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Date: 1890
Creator: unknown
Description: The late nineteenth century telephone has an open body revealing the bells underneath. The body is black and decorated with some gold designs. There is a rotary handle and two uprights to cradle the earpiece.
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In the Souk

In the Souk

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Date: 1891
Creator: Stifter, Moritz
Description: A woman in a pink Victorian dress is seated with an umbrella on her lap as a man behind a counter wearing a red fez shows her some pink flowered and fringed fabric.
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Slippers

Slippers

Date: 1890/1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's slippers of brown kid leather with jet beading. Designed with pointed toes, the uppers are of brown kid leather, heavily decorated with radiating patterns of jet beads, over toe, around sides and throughout openwork that decorates throat and sides of shoes. Originally had sewn-in ties across the instep. Lined in black leather. Soles of black leather. High heels are of modified French style, sometimes called "spool" style, with rounded sides and back, flaring to base, and with curved front. There are no marks or labels in the shoes. The brown ribbons in photographs are not original, are to hold the shoe closed in place of original ribbons, now missing.
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Boots

Boots

Date: 1890
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, lace closed along center front with laces 13 holes high. At top of toe box is decorative seaming creating a "V" shape. The low, stacked heels styled as a modified Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, tapering at center then flaring very slightly at base, and with curved front section. Sole of black leather. Lined in cream cloth and black leather. Partly illegible retailer's(?) mark stamped inside uppers: "Linkhau... / Memphis Tenn" Handwritten notation inside uppers: "236 6788"
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Wedding Boots

Wedding Boots

Date: 1890/1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's wedding boots of ivory silk or satin. Designed with pointed toes, the short boots fasten up the outer sides of each shoe with eleven buttons. The button lining is of ivory leather. The remaining lining is of ivory cloth with the upper portion silk or satin. Natural light brown leather sole; Heels are in the style of a Louis heel, rounded at sides and back, concave and flaring slightly to base. Handwritten notation on inner lining: "59576". Stamped on sole near heel: "6587".
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Wedding Shoes

Wedding Shoes

Date: 1893/1895
Creator: unknown
Description: Wedding shoes of off-white or champagne satin. The shoes have rounded toes, and no ornamentation. The medium-high heel is set under, is rounded at back and sides and curved at front, tapers to center and then swells to base, and is covered with matching satin; it has the same natural brown colored leather on the heel's cap and on the soles of the shoes. Stamped inside both shoes: "2 D13583"
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Winslow House

Winslow House

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Date: 1893/1894
Creator: Wright, Frank Lloyd
Description: The yellow facade of the house in its neighborhood setting is visible in this view.
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Winslow House

Winslow House

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Date: 1893/1894
Creator: Wright, Frank Lloyd
Description: The intricately carved acanthus leaf design from the front door is shown.
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Winslow House

Winslow House

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Date: 1893/1894
Creator: Wright, Frank Lloyd
Description: The interior dining room, chandelier, painted frieze on wall and the curved seating in front of the windows are shown.
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Winslow House

Winslow House

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Date: 1893/1894
Creator: Wright, Frank Lloyd
Description: Facade carved detail is shown in this view. The carved details surround the windows.
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