4 Gibson Girl Prints

4 Gibson Girl Prints

Here are the first four Gibson Girl prints from the portfolio “Twelve New Gibson Girls, hitherto unpublished” that I scanned for the Carondelet Historical Society as part of their efforts to digitalize their collection. These prints were dated 1909 and are titled:

  1. A Daughter of the South
  2. Not Worrying About Her Rights
  3. The DayDream
  4. H.R.H.

My favorite illustration is “Not Worrying About Her Rights”; she does look absolutely worried, and what a crazy elaborate updo!

About The Author

Jessica Kay Murray

Professional WordPress nerd. Lover of all things older than me. I am fascinated by early 1900s labor and feminist history, and have a sporadic addiction to reading nonfiction about those things on Archive.org. I scan old photographs and ephemera when I get really super bored. On Etsy I sell vintage clothing that I got as part of an interesting trade deal a few years ago.

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