Cloak and Suit: 1912 Detroit circa "Elliott, Taylor & Woolfenden -- cloak and suit. exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution, founded in 1912 (same year). The mannequins are posed similarly and, while the faces were .
Detroit, Michigan, circa “City Hall and Campus Martius.” To the left, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument; rising to the right is one of the city’s “moonlight tower” carbon-arc lamps. Palm trees and bananas strike a tropical note.