Photograph, Glass Plate, Digital
1915 Approximate
New Richland Liquor Store and Pool Hall. Digital scan of glass plate photo. Description: a uniformed man stands in a liquor store in front of a glass display case; a clerk stands behind the case with his hand on a cigar box lid; several men in the background stand beside pool tables; a spittoon is on the floor in the foreground; liquor bottles fill the shelves behind the counter.
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.