Woman holding child and blossoms , 1911
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Woman, full-length, stands in profile, facing left, holding baby at chest level in her arms so child may smell cherry blossoms; woman wears long striped dress with three-quarter length puffed sleeves, lace trim at elbow; child dressed in dress and bonnet; cherry blossoms fill upper half of image; grass in foreground; date (1911/20) in pencil and Sallows stamp in purple ink on back; writing in ink on back identifies subject as Florence Sallows Saunders and Verna Sallows; May be cross-referenced to different version of same image - identifier 0091-rrs-ogoh-ph..Object ID : 0404-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.
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)