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Every week a female portrait
The third of our series: Self-Portrait (as “New Woman”), 1896 by Frances Benjamin Johnston.

Frances Benjamin Johnston (January 15, 1864 — May 16, 1952) was an early American photographer and photojournalist whose career lasted for almost half a century. She is most known for her portraits, images of southern architecture, and various photographic series featuring African Americans and Native Americans at the turn of the 20th century. (Wikipedia)