Mother Scott's Farm

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1890

Location Note

photo albums 192, 193, 194

GUSN

GUSN-194723

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Description

Album of photographs from a farm called "Mother Scotts" at an unidentified location near a lake, woods, and "Gulf Road," probably late nineteenth century. Family is shown posing in sunbonnets, haying, waiting for the mail man (who is also shown), hiking toward the "Lookout," relaxing on the porch and in the sun, and cutting down a tree (in three illustrated steps) for the lumber industry. Pets and livestock are also photographed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

farms
people by family relationship
recreation
lumber
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

album number 194

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1996

Reference Code

PC009.194

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Record Details

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Descriptive Terms

farms
families

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums 192, 193, 194