Jonathan Miller with girl, date unknown
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Posed image of large man, seated, facing right, with little girl, standing, back to photographer, facing left; man wears dark jacket, vest, pants, bow tie, white shirt; little girl wears short white dress, tights, black shoes with white spats, black belt, white bow atop head, stands with hand on hip and other outstretched to touch typewriter sitting on table between them; brick wall with two windows in background; Sallows imprint in lower left corner of matte; writing on bottom identifies subject: Jonathan Miller (he weighed 486 lbs.); may be cross-referenced with other photographs of subject identifiers - 0333-rrs-ogohc-ph and 0524-rrs-ogohc-ph..Object ID : 0523-rrs-ogohc-ph..View additional photographs by Sallows that are held in other collections at the Reuben R. Sallows Digital Library. ( http://www.sallowsgallery.ca/ ) ..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.