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Clara Johnston (#37)
Ca. 1900, restored 2005 Cliff. Johnston

Clara Johnston (#37)

Flint, Michigan, U. S. A.

Clara Belle Johnston, 1883-1900

Photographer: C.W. Conat, Flint, Michigan

Daughter of Christopher Colin Johnston & Elenor McDonald

Clara was a very special young woman with a heart as big as they get. When her Aunt Belle (Isabella Johnston Graves) became ill along with some of her grand children, Clara went to help them. Sadly, during her efforts Clara contracted typhoid fever and died from it.

From an original tintype photograph, ca. 1895, which was scanned, emailed to me, and restored in 2005. The tintype image measures 1"x1-1/2" while the paper holder measures 2-7/16"x3-15/16". full exif

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