This photo was purchased at a flea market in Nashville, Tennessee in January 2014. The photographer is J.C. Harper of Rector, Arkansas. A Google search with photographer’s name and town yielded an Arkansas History Commission listing of photographers. This publication listed J.C. Harper as a photographer in 1898-1900 in Rector, Clay County, Arkansas. Did your ancestors come from this northeast Arkansas town? Who would like to approximate the date of the photo based on the dress style?