Print, Photographic
1885 Approximate
Two Young Women by Rail Fence Portrait from the Proechel Family Photos. 4 1/4" x 6 1/2" black and white photo. Two young women are posed standing by a rustic, studio rail fence; the women are dressed almost identically with similar hairstyles. Dress details: light colored, tiny checked print, floor length, leg-o-mutton sleeves, floral trim on bodices, beaded chokers, small hats and fingerless gloves; the woman on the left wears earrings. Photographer: A.S. Hellebo, Janesville, Minn.
Photo found in Alfred Proechel's cedar chest after his death 6 August 1986, Waseca County, Otisco Township.