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Elizabeth M. Overmire

By Charles F. Bretzman

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Elizabeth M. Overmire was photographed by Bretzman in 1930. The customer card listed the name W.J. Overmire at 4465 Winthrop in Indianapolis. A check of the city directory showed a Wilfred J. Overmier and his wife Elizabeth M. Overmire at that address. Wilfred was a fuel engineer at the C.C.C. & St. L. Railroad. Elizabeth is wearing a hat, pearl necklace, and velvet dress with a fur draped around her shoulders. The 1930 census shows that Elizabeth was 45 years old and her husband was 37.This image is a preservation copy made from an unstable original nitrate negative. The image is part of Series III

Topics: Portrait photographs; Glamour photographs; Women; Women's Clothing; Hats; Fur garments; Pearls
Publisher: Indiana Historical Society
Year: 1930
OAI identifier: oai:images.indianahistory.org:P0338/372
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