Photo Credits

19th-century women and girls in weird poses: All from George M. Vickers & Frances E. Peirce. The Speaker’s Ideal Entertainments; for Home, Church, and School. Consisting of recitals, dialogues and dramas. Columbia Publishing Co., 1892.

Keyboard on Complete Publications page: National Library of Medicine. “Medline keyboard in the waiting room.” c. 196_. [From Images in the History of Medicine, Order No. A017265]

Socialite playing banjo: Frances Benjamin Johnston, photographer. “Miss Apperson” playing banjo beside statue of “Flora” in niche of Sen. George Hearst’s residence, Washington, D.C. ca. 1895. [From Johnston collection at Library of Congress LOT 11735; ca. 1895.]