Mary Surratt’s CDV 1

CDV of Mary Surratt discovered by Michael Kauffman in the papers of an associate of Ben Pitman’s. Pitman used this photo to create the “Ring of Conspirators”.
Image Source: Michael Kauffman

3 thoughts on “Mary Surratt’s CDV 1

  1. Michael plummer

    What the he k is she wearing a rubber glove on one hand??

  2. Great post, Dave! Those gloves were kid. Very high fashion – a ladies gloves were supposed to fit “like a second skin.” I’ve also seen the spurious photo of Mrs. Surratt posted as bonafide in museums…and went out of my way (and business!) to tell them to please take it down!

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