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photograph

Catalog Number
2017.59.3
Date of Origin
ca. 1948
Manufacturer
unknown
Artist/Author
unknown
Materials
paper
Dimensions
10 in.
Description
Photograph showing 40-50 unidentified women and children, dressed in Dutch costume, standing in Centennial Park.  A sign is visible behind them that reads "Costumes representing Provinces of the Netherlands".  In the back row, standing 4th from the right is Helene Keppel Visscher (1888-1970).
History
Helene Keppel Visscher (see 2015.17 for more photos of Helene) was born in 1888 and died in 1970. Her father was Bastian D. Keppel (1862-1932) and her mother Anna Helena Van Raalte (1862-1947).

Helene married Arthur Visscher, they had two children: Helena Anne Visscher Winter (1914 - 2015); and, Dorothy Jane Visscher Fredrickson (1918 - 2005).

Gift of
Simmons, Sara