Thursday, May 02, 2013

May day Dancers

Title: May Day festivities, Forest Glen, Md. Date Created/Published: [Washington, D.C. : Leet Bros., c1907]
Medium: 1 photographic print : cyanotype.

Summary: Young women dressed in white, holding flowered boughs, poised for a dance.

Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-107015 (b&w film copy neg.) Call Number: LOT 10023 item [P&P] Notes: H95266 U.S. Copyright Office.

Subjects: National Park Seminary (Forest Glen, Silver Spring, Md.)--Rites & ceremonies--1900-1910. May Day--1900-1910. Rites & ceremonies--Maryland--Silver Spring--1900-1910. Women--Social life--Maryland--Silver Spring--1900-1910. Format: Cyanotypes--1900-1910. Collections: Miscellaneous Items in High Demand

May day Dancers

This image (or other media file) is in the public domain because it's copyright has expired. This applies to the United States, where Works published prior to 1978 were copyright protected for a maximum of 75 years. See Circular 1 "COPYRIGHT BASICS" PDF. Works published before 1923, in this case c1907, are now in the public domain.


suruha said...

I just wonder if these ladies know what they are really doing with the May pole! LOL Thank you!


sookietex said...

i bet they did ;)

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