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22-On the trail of Belle B. Chase - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

5/15/2018
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In today's episode we're following in the footsteps of early artisan photographer Belle B. Chase, as her 50+ year career takes her across the U.S. and around the world.

Duration:00:23:00

21-The Extraordinary Mrs. Vreeland - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

5/1/2018
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In today's episode we're going to meet Rosa Vreeland, the "more than ordinarily successful" early artisan photographer and photographic entrepreneur.

Duration:00:27:42

20-The Women of Blue Rapids, Part Two - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

4/15/2018
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Today we're back in Blue Rapids, Kansas with photographer (Edith) Daisy Roche, her sister Emma, and a number of their fellow photographers circa 1903-1950s.

Duration:00:18:52

19-The Women of Blue Rapids, Part One - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

4/1/2018
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Today we explore the life stories of some of the 18(!) women photographers who were active as professional photographers in the tiny town of Blue Rapids, Kansas as early as 1893.

Duration:00:26:52

18 – Iva Roach and the Rambling Man - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

3/15/2018
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Today we have a tale of a successful photographer whose story unexpectedly involves a bit of larceny and deceit through her encounter with a mystery man.

Duration:00:15:37

17x – The People You Meet - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

3/7/2018
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Today we'll encounter misfortune, mystery, and a dash of serendipity as we learn more about some of the people mentioned in passing in the Eva B. Strayer episode.

Duration:00:12:11

17 – The Peripatetic Miss Eva B. Strayer - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

3/1/2018
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In today's episode we travel to meet Miss Eva B. Strayer, a photographer who was (mostly) based in Huntington, Indiana.

Duration:00:17:45

16 Early Woman Photographers from Lowell - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

2/15/2018
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In today's episode we take quick look at more early women photographers from Lowell, MA, and explore how those women's experiences are a microcosm of the multi-threaded narratives found in the stories of early women photographers in general.

Duration:00:16:14

15 -Miss C Smith, Photographer - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

2/1/2018
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In today's episode we dive into the records to uncover the story of a highly prolific photographer from Lowell, Massachusetts, who identified herself on her work only as "Miss C. Smith."

Duration:00:27:44

14-Extra The Mystery of John Swan - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

1/22/2018
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In this episode we take a quick look at an unusual story about one of Miss Libby's fellow photographers in Norway, Maine.

Duration:00:09:27

14 The Unforgettable Miss Minnie Libby - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

1/15/2018
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In this episode we're travel to Maine to follow the trail to the wonderful early artisan photographer Miss Minnie Libby.

Duration:00:19:08

13 The Mary Winslow Enigma - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

1/1/2018
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In this episode we take a look at the peripatetic Mary Winslow, an intrepid itinerant photographer who "always goes where she pleases."

Duration:00:16:34

12 Followups and Updates: Part 2 - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

12/15/2017
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In this episode, we get a special bonus update that solves the mystery of George Ober, the first husband of the early photographer Clara Ober-Towne. Special guest interview with John Felix, independent photo historian.

Duration:00:17:14

11 Followups and Updates: Part 1 - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

12/1/2017
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In this first episode of Season 2, we'll take a look back at a few of the women profiled in Season 1, to discover some exciting new details about them that came to light during my research travels over the past few months.

Duration:00:12:54

10 Season Two starts December 1st - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

11/1/2017
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Tune in December 1st for the start of Season Two on the Photographs, Pistols & Parasols podcast!

Duration:00:01:35

09 A Tribute to Peter Palmquist - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

10/15/2017
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In today's Season One extra, we take a moment to celebrate the accomplishments of a man who uncovered information on thousands of early women photographers: the incomparable Peter E. Palmquist.

Duration:00:12:30

08 A Sensible Woman - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

10/1/2017
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Today we meet the remarkable Elizabeth Withington, who in the 1800s found success as a photographer while fashioning photographic tools from 19th century ladies fashions.

Duration:00:07:42

07 A Tale of Two Townes - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

9/15/2017
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In today's episode we meet two 19th century Massachusetts photographers named Mrs. Towne: Clara Ober-Towne and Anna Wing Towne. Plus, we'll also discover a Miss Alma Whitney, another woman photographer who plays a prominent role in today's tale of two Townes.

Duration:00:22:24

01 Welcome to the podcast - Photographs, Pistols & Parasols

6/15/2017
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A brief introduction to the the first season of the Photographs, Pistols and Parasols podcast. The podcast celebrates the accomplishments and élan of early women artisan photographers, 1840-1930.

Duration:00:10:12

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