Print, Photographic
1889 Approximate
Nettie Miller, Bert Dye, Josephine Preston and E. A. Everett. Material: paper. Size: 4 1/4" x 6 1/2". Description: black and white photograph of 2 men and 2 women identified as L-R: Nettie Miller (playing guitar, left); Bert Dye (seated on floor), Josephine Preston Leuthold (pouring), and E. A. Everett holding a drinking glass while Josie fills the glass from a pitcher (far right); both young men hold slices of watermelon. Photographer: Chesley Artistic Photographer, Owatonna, Minnesota. See accession 66.01.23 Album 1 photo 6.
The donor is the great-grandson of William Everett, co-founder with Aughenbaugh, of the E. A. Co Mill in Waseca County. The Everett home, built by William's son Edward Everett, overlooking the east end of Clear Lake, was a showplace in its time, a classic Victorian-style home, it was demolished in 1958 it was an architectural and historical loss to Waseca County.