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Michael Baltus Family in Front of New Home

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DESCRIPTION

Michael Baltus family posing in front of their log cabin two miles east of Auburndale Station, Wood County, with new frame house under construction nearby. Table in the foreground holds vegetables grown on the farm.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 1793

Creation Date: 1895 

Creator Name: Perkins, H. J.

City: Auburndale

County: Wood

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: (H44)89

Original Dimensions: 7 x 5 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This image is one of many that was created for and appeared on page 125 in "Northern Wisconsin: A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker" (1896), a promotional survey for the Wisconsin College of Agriculture by W.A. Henry. Henry was the Dean of the College of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin.

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Children and adults

Clothing and dress

Coats

Dresses

Dwellings

Family

Farm buildings

Farmhouses

Farms

Food industry and trade

Hats

Human settlements

Infants

Land use

Log cabins

Moustache

Outdoor photography

Persons

Porches

Portraits, Group

Pumpkin

Rural areas

Vegetables

Yards

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