Mrs. J.L. DeSaulles (LOC)

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    Mrs. J.L. DeSaulles

    [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

    1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

    Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
    Photo shows Blanca Elena Errázuriz Vergara (1894-1940), also known as Bianca de Saulles, who was accused and later acquitted of killing her first husband, John de Saulles. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)
    Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

    Format: Glass negatives.

    Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

    Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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    Call Number: LC-B2- 3006-2

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    1. swanq 54 months ago | reply

      Chilean heiress Blanca Errázuriz
      married to John L de Saulles

      This is about the time that he was appointed Minister to Uruguay. See NYT of March 11, 1914,

      In 1917, after a divorce, she shot him in a dispute over custody of their child.

    2. Wystan 53 months ago | reply

      Other Bain/LOC photos of Mrs. de Saulles:

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