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January 15, 2013

Sunday school class photo, 1877

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Sunday school class photo, 1877

Tintype photograph of the Sunday school class held at the Methodist Episcopal Church in Taylors Falls, Minnesota.  A piece of paper accompanying the tintype adds the following information.

This picture of an M[ethodist] E[piscopal] Sunday school class at Taylors Falls was taken about 1877 for presentation to the class teacher, Aunt Matilda (Ward Weeks) Folsom.  The class members were, left to right:

Stradler (went to Stillwater/took up painting); Stowell (his parents lived near old Swedish Luth[eran] church); Alfred “Big” Paine; Edwin Clark; Jacob J. Folsom; Albert “Little” Paine; Edward Clark; Frank Woolley; Walter Folsom

For details, view the tintype in our online collections database.

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