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Beau Peep: 1900s

Beau Peep: 1900s

Circa 1900 in parts unknown. "Seth & lamb at Will's. f4.5 3.5F Kodak." 6½ x 8½ inch glass negative by Mother Goose, for all we know. View full size.

 

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Something about a place where the men are men ... and the sheep are worried.

Looks like

Little Boy Peep has found her sheep.

Seth???

Are you sure about the caption. Might it not be "self and lamb at Will's"? Surely no parent would be unkind enough to saddle a girl with the name "Seth"?

[Surely! Also, what's with the trouser legs at the bottom of her skirt? - Dave]

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