Photograph, Glass Plate, Digital
1920 Approximate
Virnig Hardware Store, New Richland. Digital scan of glass plate photo. Description: a group of five men stand in front of a display counter in the Virnig Hardware Store. Three men stand behind the counter. Christian Virnig is standing on the left. Hundreds of compartmentalized parts bins are in the background. A sign hangs from the ceiling, "Your credit is good here".
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.