Woman with child at beach, date unknown
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Woman sitting on sand beach supporting a standing child; woman wearing light dress with long lace sleeves, straw hat trimmed with dark ribbon and lace shadows her face; child wears light cotton sun suit; driftwood log on left; pail and long-handled shovel on right; stone-covered lake shore in background; child's straw hat in foreground; Sallows imprint in lower right corner of matte; writing in pencil on back identifies subjects as Florence McKinnon Sallows, first wife, Verna Sallows, daughter..Object ID : 0392-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)