Thursday, November 26, 2015

Precious Winter Cargo

Vintage farm photo, Brunner Farm

This photo shows Roy Cooper with a precious winter cargo of two little girls. The older girl is Alice Hoover, and peeking over her shoulder is her little sister Grace. Gary Hemphill, Alice Hoover’s son, submitted the photo, which was taken in 1925, in Butler County, Pa.

(Submitted by Rick Truitt)

Pictured are Kenny Canankamp, age 7, and his dad, Jessie E. Canankamp, age 30, of Berlin Center, Ohio. Horses Nellie and Bob, and dogs Shep and Brownie, are also pictured in this photo, taken in 1940. The barn, in Wayne County, off Route 3, in Plain Township, is still standing. The photo was submitted by Rick Truitt.
(Submitted by Gary Hemphill)

Gary Hemphill submitted this photo of his great-uncle Roy Cooper with his father’s team, pulling what appears to be a binder and putting up wheat. The photo was taken in Butler Co., Pennsylvania, around 1925.