Outdoor family portrait, 1900
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937) ( http://www.sallowsgallery.ca/gallerypages/sallowsbio.html ) ..Description: .Seven people posed sitting on grass in field; woman on right wears dark dress with high ruffled collar, dark cape with light buttons and dark hat; man, second from right has dark suit, hat, and tie, two chalk stripes on bottom of each shoe; four women, dressed in suits, wearing hats, seated in back; man laying in foreground, Reuben R. Sallows, wears dark suit with vest, light fedora, dark tie, light shirt, hands are crossed and left hand holds air release cable for taking photograph; rail fence in background on right; trees in extreme background; Sallows imprint in bottom right corner of matte; writing in ink on back: Dear Mother, Aunt Hannah Wright, Auntie Horton, taken out at Benmiller when the Wrights, of Berkeley, Calif., were visiting Goderich, 1900; (photo appears in Colborne Connections: 1836-1986, page 76)..Object ID : 0396-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/ )
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