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Collection Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 1957.3.168.36
Object Name Carte-de-visite
Description "Margie McGhee," c. 1870-1896, carte de visite, hand-colored photograph by Rodney Poole. McGhee is depicted kneeling in prayer and holding a bible, wearing a long white veil and a light blue robe.
Printed below image, in gold: R. Poole, Nashville, Tenn.
On reverse, printed in gold: (RP - monogram) / R. Poole / Corner /Cherry & Union / Streets / Nashville, Tenn.
Title Margie McGhee
Date c. 1870-1896
Role of Creator Photographer
Creator Poole, Rodney
Material paper | cardstock
Technique albumen print with hand coloring
Dimensions H-4 W-2.5 inches
Credit line Bequest of Judge John Webb Green and Ellen McClung Green
Place of Origin US/TN/Nashville
People McGhee, Margie