MAMIE GRIFFIN AT 915 U STREET, 1914. The house number 915 is clearly visible above the plumed hat of this well-dressed matron. The close-up view displays the lace detailing of her dress and the title of her book, The Wife of Monte Cristo. The book was a sequel (by a different author) to the immensely popular The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY DELEON TODD 2/22/2017: Mamie L. Griffin (wife of Edward J. Griffin) was born in 1895....more »