The Walking Dead

Updated Oct 27, 2021
Kathy Pinna
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on Sep 17, 2011 2:06 PM
This looks like a picture of the walking dead - zombies - at the height of fashion in formal dress in 1914. It is Mrs. Middleton Elliot, Jr and Capt. C.B. Morgan, U.S.N.

They were posing for a ball (perhaps a Navy Ball - her husband was also in the Navy) but with their closed eyes, it does seem a bit spooky?

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Bain News Service
Date & Place: in USA


AncientFaces commented on Oct 19, 2020
My apologies to any descendants but this 1914 photo from the Library of Congress of Mrs. Middleton Elliot, Jr and Capt. C.B. Morgan, U.S.N looks more like a photo of the "walking dead" than people at a fancy ball. Maybe it's because they were caught with their eyes closed? (Flash cameras were BRIGHT back then.) But gotta believe the Library of Congress - they are real people!!
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