Portrait of family, 1884
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937) ( http://www.sallowsgallery.ca/gallerypages/sallowsbio.html ) ..Description: .Studio portrait of family of two adults and six children; parents seated in back with elder girl standing between; mother wearing dress with high lace collar holds infant; father wears dark suit, vest, white shirt, pocket watch chain, trimmed beard hides tie; two small boys in dark suits sit in foreground; painted backdrop; Sallows imprint on back; writing on back provides date taken in 1884 in the fall, Mother born October 1847, Father born 1842, Mother 37 years, Father 42, me about 3..Object ID : 0443-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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