Monday, January 16, 2017

Photo Number 2479

This is a Cabinet Card from Craig’s Collection. 
Francis J Crone Craigs
Burton M Hodson of 813 K Street Sacramento Cal
Francis J Crone Craigs Back
Francis J Crone
I think this one child in three different poses.  This is the first one I have seen like this.
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Update from Iggy:
Francis John Crone Born June 21 1894 Sacramento CA Died Sept 1 1951 Sacramento CA Son of John Crone and Mary Francis Crone. He married Viola Crone-Nehrbass 1897-1974 He was an Automobile Salesman and is buried at East Lawn Memorial Park Sacramento CA

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Photo Number 2478

This is a  Real Photo Postcard from the antique shop in Detroit Lakes Minnesota.1926-1927 Model T DL ant

I wonder if they all fit in this car?  More than likely someone got a new car and came visiting and everyone lined up for a photo with the car.1926-1927 Model T DL ant

I was curious what the words were on that vehicle.  I believe it may say Battle Lake.

This is a 1926 or 1927 Model T.

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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Photo Number 2477

This is a Cabinet Card from the antique shop in Walker Minnesota.

Cabinet Card cute baby Walker ant

Edwards Bros of Albert Lea Minn were the photographers.

I found a Samuel Sherman Edwards at Edwards Bros from 1869 to 1884.

This Cabinet Card has decorative edges, sadly it is not marked.

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Photo Number 2476

This is a snapshot from the antique shop in Detroit Lakes Minnesota.
Horses at the Smith Farm 1916 DL ant
Four horses
Horses at the Smith Farm 1916 DL ant back
horses at Smith farm Blanchard North Dakota 1916
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Update from Iggy:
Datus C Smith (Jul 1853 in Michigan - c. 1912) 
Home in 1900: Blanchard, Traill, North Dakota

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Photo Number 2475

This is a Real Photo Postcard from the antique shop in Detroit Lakes Minnesota.

Your sister Tillie DL ant

What a hat!

Your sister Tillie DL ant back

From your sister Tillie

This is an AZO postcard used from 1904 to 1918.  I will guess that this photo was taken 1904-1910.  The gown is slightly pigeon breasted and the hat is very large.

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Photo Number 2474

This is a Real Photo Postcard from the antique shop in Detroit Lakes Minnesota.
Bjornson and others DL ant
Four young men
Bjornson and others DL ant back
this is my cosins and my brother L Barcley/Bardey? and Jens Barcley/Bardey? and oscir and the other one I don’t know (His brother must be named Oscar Bjornson)
How is eversting down there this winter fine and dandy I suppose i reseved your card witt ? you folks on for about month ago and I tank you very much for it.  from L. Bjornson

The postcard went to Miss Hattie Pakop Elbow Lak Minn "Hattie, who married Iver Olson and lives in Elbow Lake township"

This is an AZO Postcard that was used from 1904 to 1918.
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Update from Iggy:
This appears to be Lawrence Wilhelm Bjornson  and his brother Oscar Ingval Bjornson 

Jens Hilsner Barclay
1896–
Birth 9 FEB 1896 is living in the same place as Lawrence in 1910 (Griggs County, North Dakota) with his brother Lorentz De Ferry Barclay.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Photo Number 2473

This is a snapshot from the antique shop in Laporte Minnesota.Tractor Manufacturing grpoup Laporte

A group of men posing with a tractor.  I believe it is a Blackhawk.  There is some kind of placque in the front. The pendants hanging from the ceiling may say Cockshutt a company from Brantford Ontario.

Tractor Manufacturing grpoup Laporte

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