cab image of woman identified as "Ms Richardson, Buchanan, Mich", by Elson, Buchanan, MI.
The cabinet card which measures about 6 3/4 by 5 1/2 inches, is dove gray colored stock with a textured pattern and border around the image. The photographer?s name is imprinted on the front. On the back with a late Victorian style hand is written in ink: M. Richardson. And later someone added in pencil: "Buchanan, Mich".
Her name may be Mattie L. Richardson, a school teacher, born about 1881, who lived with her family in Buchanan around 1900. See 1900 Michigan Census, Berrien County.