"Tom, these were the comments you made back in 2009
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"I wonder if our paths ever crossed? I was a Yeoman at US Naval Nuclear Power Training Unit, IF, 8/62 to 7/65. Cdr…"
"Tom, thanks for the help with the portrait. Yes, Changs does have the best Chinese food that I have had in the NW. The portrait looks like it is a print not a painting. There does not seem to be any identification of any type on it…"
"Just looked her up, not Pierce.
BUT, believe it is Mrs Zachary Taylor, Margaret (Mackall) (Smith) Taylor. Here is a photo of her. My observations: similar hair-do, heavy eyebrows, deadpan eyes, long nose, grim mouth, lace collar,…"
"Now I remember why I sent you a letter, was regarding the lady in the oval frame. Who did I say she looked like? Am thinking one of the President's wife. Can't find my research, was it Pierce? If you have my…"
"The Indian/Mirror looks more like an Englishman than a NA...Is that a signature in the lower right corner? A 3 way mirror would be used primarily in a bathroom or dressing room. Where is the painting, on the back of the mirrors or…"
I wonder if our paths ever crossed? I was a Yeoman at US Naval Nuclear Power Training Unit, IF, 8/62 to 7/65. Cdr Kauffman was the CO. I was Staff and never met very many students. I see now he is a retired Admiral.
That oval-shaped picture of yours looks a lot like Jane Pierce. I could only find 1 picture of her, not yours. You might want to check on it. If it is, she could be worth a a few bucks.
Barry, I briefly researched your lady in the oval frame. I think you might have a picture of somebody famous and it could be worth some big bucks if it is who I suspect.
Send me an E-mail. That way I can send you a picture of who I think it is and you can compare with the original. My em is: firstname.lastname@example.org