Taking a Break at the Side of the Road | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society


Taking a Break at the Side of the Road


Carl Peterson and his family, take a rest while driving their car on a rural dirt road. His son's name is Laurie and the girl is Muriel Peterson Jacobs. Often Carl would take his children with him while looking for telephone line breaks. Noted: "Photograph by Mrs. Carl Peterson."


Image ID: 24574

Creation Date: 1917 

Creator Name: Peterson, Carl A.

City: Scandinavia, Town of

County: Waupaca

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Peterson, Carl A. : Carl A. Peterson photographs, circa 1900-circa 1930

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: (P362)52

Original Dimensions: 6.375 x 4.25 inches


Appears on Vanderbilt Pairings Project, PH 5003(5) #67.

Image used in A Life in Photographs and Letters, Carl & Christine Peterson, My Grandparents, by Faith Mauk, page 66.










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