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Catalog Number 59-103-13
Material Type Postcard
Scope & Content Unused postcard of a photograph of "Mrs. Captain Jack Looking for Mountain Lion." "Copyright by Ellen E. Jack." Shows Ellen E. Jack dressed in her mining outfit, pick in one hand and gun in the other, posing with other mining gear on a rock. Remarks: "Ellen E. Jack was born in Nottingham, England. Married Capt. E. Jack of Farragut Fleet, U.S. Navy. Lived as a prospector in Colorado. Known as ‘Queen of the Rockies' and ‘Captain Jack' in Colorado Springs."
Maker's Mark: Von Lackum View Company, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Date Circa 1910
Year Range from 1910
Subjects Miners -- Colorado //
Rural Women -- Colorado //
Miners -- Women -- Colorado