Thursday, August 24, 2017

Photo Number 2692

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

Charles and Louis Alex ant

A Zahl was the photographer in Browns Valley Minn

The Minnesota Historical Society says “ Had a photograph gallery in Browns Valley in 1888; Left Browns Valley; Purchased his former photograph gallery from a photographer in Good Will South Dakota and returned to Brown's Valley with it in 1891 to re-establish himself; Buys out J. A. Bellinger in 1891.”

Charles and Louis Alex ant back

Charles Sheifley    Louis Nelson

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  1. Find A Grave Memorial# 140122610 His father is buried in Browns Valley.

  2. 1940 US Census --
    Name: Louis Nelson
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1871
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Birthplace: Denmark
    Marital Status: Married
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Home in 1940: Browns Valley, Traverse, Minnesota
    Inferred Residence in 1935: Browns Valley, Traverse, Minnesota


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