A cherubic, curly haired little girl stands on a blanket covered chair in the photographic studio of J. W. Taylor, in Rochester, New York. The girl is wearing a long gown and a very serious expression. She firmly holds a rattle with both hands. To view other photographs by Taylor, click on the category “Photographer: Taylor JW

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  1. The child is most likely holding two rattles, one in each hand. Based on what little can be seen of the handle style, they were probably made in East Hampton, Connecticut, by N. N. Hill Brass, Gong Bell, or Watrous Mfg. Co.

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