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This is a portrait of Jennie Adelle Cornish Howe taken at age 16. In 1879, her family moved from Lancaster County, Nebraska, to a farm near Montrose, Jewell County, Kansas. Two years later, the family moved to Jewell City, where she finished school. From 1891-1892, Howe attended Miss Cannon's Shorthand School in Topeka, Kansas. She later returned to Jewell County where she met and married George Christina Howe on September 8, 1897. They lived on a farm near Esbon, Kansas. The Howes' had one daughter, Helen.

Creator: Dunham & Stidham
Date: 1885

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Item Number: 213382
Call Number: B Howe, Jennie Adelle *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213382

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