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PIC ID: 2209

Emma Justine Farnsworth

American, 1860-1952


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Emma Justine Farnsworth was from Albany, New York and was an active photographer from around 1886 to 1912. She created allegorical and narrative images to use for book illustrations. Alfred Stieglitz called her the finest lady amateur photographer; she won numerous prizes for her work.

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Emma Justine Farnsworth has 3 locations.

Birth (October 16, 1860)

Albany, NY

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26 Elk Street
Albany, NY

Death (January 23, 1952)

Albany, NY