Posts Tagged ‘winter’

Twin Elm Farm, 1938.

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

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“Twin Elm Farm”, from a set of rural Wisconsin photos taken around 1938.

Cross-Country Skiing Boys, 1910s.

Thursday, March 5th, 2009


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Two boys, dressed lederhosen, cross-country skiing in the mountains; appears 1910s.

Two Girls, Main Street. 1920s.

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

Two young women standing on a sidewalk in a small rural Minnesota town, probably Revere, MN. The gas pump behind them reads, “Daniel’s Independent Gasoline.”

Sheep in Snowy Barnyard, 1930s.

Friday, February 27th, 2009


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Snowy Driveway Family Photo, 1930s.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009


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Family group posing for a photo in a snowy driveway. Appears 1930s.

Prize Composition Studies, 1917.

Friday, February 20th, 2009


Student-submitted photos, from The Rotary, February 1917.

Changing the Tire, 1940s.

Monday, February 16th, 2009


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Changing a tire on a snowy mountain road. Appears 1940s.

St. Moritz, Switzerland, 1914.

Monday, January 12th, 2009


St Moritz remains a “cradle of winter tourism,” as it was nearly a century ago. According to the caption, St Moritz “is one of several swiss towns that make a business of furnishing every sort of winter diversion for the tourists who come from far and near to skate, ski, sled, and then enjoy steaming meals and evenings by the crackling fire.” From the encyclopedia “Our Wonderful World”.

Man In Driving Gear, 1900s.

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Man in fur-collared, double-breasted driving coat, driving cap, with a pair of gloves in his hands. Appears 1900s. Photo by C.M. Howe, Erskine, MN.

Plains Farmstead In Winter, 1920s.

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

A plains farmstead in the middle of winter, Model T parked outside. 1920s.