AN EDUCATED MAN IN SARATOGA, NEW YORK

SARATOGA BEARD_0001The gentleman in this cabinet card portrait gives the appearance of an educated man. His long beard and wonderful spectacles contribute to his intellectual look. For an undisclosed reason, the previous owner of this photograph believed that the subject was a teacher at Smith College. The Record and Epler studio of Saratoga, New York, produced this image. To view other photographs by Record and Epler, click on the category, “Photographer: Record & Epler”.

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  1. Beards were worn by men of all social classes. And people almost always “dressed up” to have their photographs taken.


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