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Identifier: 
exwa_wmu_p-0008389
Title: 
Studio portrait of Rachel Jennings Vanderbilt
Creator: 
White, Wallace S., 1842-1921
Date: 
approximately 1875
Description: 
Sepia carte de visite photograph of Rachel Jennings Vanderbilt taken by Wallace White, Kalamazoo. View features Rachel Vanderbilt’s head and shouders. Hair upright, she is wearing a high-collared dark dress. Rachel Vanderbilt married to John H. Vanderbilt in 1844 in New, York, and later lived in Cooper Township. She was the mother of Henry J. Vanderbilt. Text on the back of image reads, “Mrs. John Vanderbilt Edds Grandmother" referring to Edwin Vanderbilt.
Person: 
Vanderbilt, Rachel Jennings, 1816-1896
Subject: 
Cartes de visite
Subject: 
Vanderbilt family
Subject: 
Women's clothing--Michigan--Kalamazoo
Keywords: 
Studio portraits; Dresses; Hairstyles
Location: 
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
Time Period: 
1870 - 1879
Source: 
2.5 x 4 in sepia photograph WMU Photograph Collection P-0008389
Collection: 
Western Michigan University Regional History Photograph Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Digital Date: 
2021
Rights: 
This material is protected by copyright. Copyright held by Western Michigan University, all rights reserved. For additional information, please contact the Western Michigan University Archives, Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Type: 
image
Box Barcode: 
Box 85, Barcode: 31141024385465