Photograph, Glass Plate, Digital
1915 Approximate
New Richland Store Interior. Digital scan of glass plate photo. Description: a store clerk or owner wearing a white apron, light colored shirt and hat is standing behind the counter; a produce scale is on the counter top; a sign behind him states: "Butter, Cash"; a customer in dark bib overalls with rolled cuffs and high boots stands leaning on the counter in the foreground.
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. Also can be see on compact disk 27.20 or 28.20 in M.11-Drawer B.5-Folder 62.