Ello, gov’na

Gem Hats 5 W

One of these faces is not like the others

You must have thought I forgot about you! And, well, I sort of did. We had some upheaval around the homestead, and I had to focus there instead of here. Thanks for bearing with me. Your reward is another fine page from this Haberdasher’s gem tintype album. Being as men were often coiffed and whiskered in the 19th century, it is all the more obvious in a group when one man is the odd man out. Who knows why he did not wear a mustache or beard. It is a personal choice that is also influenced by fashion trends. Maybe his wife didn’t like it. Click each image below for greater detail.

Gem Hats 5 TL Gem Hats 5 TR Gem Hats 5 BL Gem Hats 5 BR

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. anyjazz
    Jul 20, 2015 @ 10:16:47

    An excellent series

    Reply

  2. IntenseGuy
    Jul 21, 2015 @ 07:25:20

    Welcome back!

    Reply

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