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Second Portrait of Reuben Linstrom

Second Portrait of Reuben Linstrom | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Head and shoulders portrait of Reuben Linstrom. He is looking to the left.
Head and shoulders portrait of Reuben Linstrom. He is looking to the left.
Image ID:119250
Creation Date: 1982
Creator Name:Jack Greene Photography
Collection Name:Willy Street Study of a Neighborhood
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6959
Original Dimensions:7.5 x 9.5 inches
Caption on the bottom of the frame reads: "Reuben Linstrom: Born in Wisconsin Rapids 85 years ago, Reuben was a hobo in his younger days. 'In them days there wasn't much work but I could get work if I cut my hair. Now I feel like I can't work any more. You know you go to a doctor and he gives you a lot of medicine and then you feel worse than ever,' he laughs."
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