Woman with snowshoes, 1909
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Woman standing under snow-covered cedar gateway into garden; wears wide-brimmed fur hat, light woollen sweater with dark trim down front and on cuffs; black gloved hands support crossed snowshoes in front of her; facing photographer she is left of centre; picket fence in extreme background; snow-covered cedars on left and right of image; date (1909/98) in pencil and Sallows stamp in blue ink on back; writing in ink on back identifies subject as Florence (Flo) Sallows Saunders, daughter of Reuben R. Sallows..Object ID : 0413-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)