Woman with snowshoes , 1909
Photographer: Reuben R. Sallows (1855 - 1937)..Description: .Woman standing on snow-covered balcony with snowshoes hanging on back; wears wide-brimmed fur hat, light woollen sweater with dark collar and cuffs, dark skirt, snow- covered shawl rests across hips; back is towards photographer, face in full profile facing right; lattice work railing is covered with snow; tree branches on extreme left; date (1909/94) 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; surface of photo appears to have evidence of effect to simulate falling snow..Object ID : 0414-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)