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Michael Baltus Family in Front of New Home



Michael Baltus Family in Front of New Home
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Title: Michael Baltus Family in Front of New Home
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.

Image ID: 1793
Creation
Date:
1895 
Creator
Name:
Perkins, H. J.
City, State: Auburndale, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Hand-Book for the Homeseeker
Genre: Photograph
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: Log cabins
Farmhouses
Porches
Yards
Farm buildings
Farms
Hats
Agriculture
Vegetables
Children and adults
Family
Infants
Outdoor photography
Portraits, Group
Dresses
Clothing and dress
Pumpkin
Moustache
Rural areas
Coats
 

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