Photograph, Glass Plate, Digital
1915 Approximate
New Richland Post Office. Digital scan of glass plate photo. Description: five mail carriers stand inside a post office holding mailbags; one man is seated on a stool beside a desk. Andrew Rotegard was a long-time postmaster during this era.
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.