Photograph, Glass Plate, Digital
1937 Approximate
Elaine Paulson. Digital scan of glass plate photo. Description: a smiling, dark-haired girl is posed seated for this portrait; she is wearing a dark, short-sleeved dress and a light colored head band; Elaine Paulson.
Elaine Constance June Paulson, daughter of Christ and Eva Johnson Paulson who farmed near the eastern Otisco Township boundary line. A collection of glass plate images were found in the old New Richland Faust Theater and given to the New Richland Area Historical Society; these images were projected to theater audiences in the 1930s and 1940s; the images were scanned into the Waseca County Historical Society Collection as well as the state of Minnesota Reflections collection in 2011 and 2012.