Victoria Street, Goderich, Pocket Testament League, 1916
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Group portrait of 30 boys and two men; pipes from an organ in background; title printed on matte: Victoria Street, Goderich, Pocket Testament League, organized June 1915, photo taken April 1916; writing across bottom identifies subjects: Top row - Abe Smith; Clarence Johnston; Gordon Anderson; G.M. Elliott, President; Walter Ross; Will Sanderson; Austin Harris; Second row - George Howard; Earnie McVittie; Willie Andrews; Elliott McVittie; Howard Fowler; Clyde Carter; Richard Bowman; Kingsley Harris; Woodsey Randle; Third row - Reg. Pinder; Leon Adams; Fraser Newell, vice president; Bugler Ed. Lymburner; Rev. J.E. Ford, pastor Victoria St.; Corporal Benson Bell, Secretary; Irvin Spearan; Frank Adams; Fourth row - Harry Leach; Gordon Down, treasurer; Bert Sanderson; Albert Harris; Robert Howard; John Pinder; Jas. Anderson; Logan Murney. Sallow imprint in lower right corner of matte...Object ID : 0478-rrs-ogohc-ph..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.