Today's photos feature what may be a Tom Thumb Wedding between Charles M. Rockett (Age 10) & Sarah Jenkins (Age 9). The photographs were taken at Zellner's Studio - 2914 Ridge Avenue, Philadephia, Pennsylvania. A closer inspection of 1910 census records has a Charles Rockett, the seven year old son of Alfred & Lillie Rockett living … Continue reading Charles Rockett & Sarah Jenkins
This beautiful postcard from Hilda to Mr. and Mrs. William Pruter of Davenport, Iowa, wishing them a Happy New Year, was designed by John Winsch in 1911. The card doesn't have a postmark so I believe it may have been hand delivered. The 1911 Davenport City Directory has William and his wife, Madeline, living at … Continue reading Happy New Year!