Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Photo Number 2296

This is a REal Photo  Postcard from the antique shop in Pequot Lakes Minnesota.

JUly 5 1913 Pequot Lakes ant

The photo was taken July 5 1913…after a storm? There seems to be some number on the people 1-2-3 maybe.

JUly 5 1913 Pequot Lakes ant back

Under the date July 5 1913 is a name Mr Erhart and then Mrs Streha

Thanks for stopping by



  2. 5TORM8 IN JULY, 1913.
    Severe storms were more numerous than usual, and
    they caused much damage to property and loss to crops. The storm of the 4th-5th in southern Minnesota and
    adjoinihg Wisconsin territory was one of the notable
    storms of the month. Near Pipestone, Minn., it is
    reported to have assumed tornadic proportions, and
    many buildings were wrecked, t.rees uprooted, animals killed, and several persons mnjured. This storm was also
    severe in the vicinity of St. Cloud, Minn., and at La
    Crosse, Wis.


Hi, Thanks for the comments, your input on these old photos is appreciated! English only please! All comments will be moderated! Connie