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Rural Mail Carrier

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DESCRIPTION

"Ralph Koll, Rural Mail Carrier. Somewhere in this monstrous snow drift is Helen Moldenhauer's mail box. Ralph Delivers to 264 boxes on his 63.6 mile route. In eighteen winters of mail delivery, Ralph reports that this winter was the most severe."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 87389

Creation Date: 1978-02-03 

Creator Name: Widmer, Jim

City: Theresa

County: Dodge

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Jim Widmer Photograph Collection

Genre: Photograph

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Loaned for scanning by Jim Widmer. "A Month in the Life of Theresa" Vol. B-Part 3, Page 21 Part of a series of photographs taken by Jim Widmer in Theresa Township in Wisconsin.

SUBJECTS

Automobile driving

Automobiles

Clothing and dress

Coats

Hats

Land use

Land use, Rural

Men

Outdoor photography

Persons

Postal service

Roads

Service industries

Snow

Transportation

Weather

Winter storms

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