Apple Harvest, c. 1880-1900
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Black and white photograph of ten men harvesting apples. There are six men standing on ladders and in apples trees holding baskets. Four men on the ground are standing behind a table filled with apples. One man is using an apple press. The photo was taken in West Wawanosh at either the Cameron Orchard or the Joynt Orchard. ..Object ID : 2017.0027.003...Order a higher-quality version of this item by contacting the Huron County Museum (fee applies). ( https://www.flickr.com/people/huroncountymuseum/ )
At the turn of the 20th century, most cameras and photographers operated out of a studio, Ontario-based photographer Reuben R. Sallows took his camera out in his black Ford Model A truck, in a canoe and on the newly installed trains. From a collection of 240 photographs by Huron County photographer, R. R. Sallows housed at the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol. These images were digitized in 2004 as part of the Reuben R. Sallows Digital Library, which contains over 1000 images from various institutions.