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Calling card photo of Richard Cunningham McCormick (b. 1832-d. 1901), second governor of the Arizona Territory (1866-1868). Photo taken by Matthew Brady c. 1870s-1899. (Call number: McCormick Collection, MS-35, 1986.0076.0001.) Image courtesy of the Sharlot Hall Museum Library & Archives

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Days Past: Human hair jewelry/the gift of love

For 17th, 18th and 19th century wealthy and working-class Americans, hairwork was, figuratively, love entwined.