In the middle of the Winnetoon Village Park is a tiny log cabin, moved here from its original spot on the Oleson family homestead just a bit south of town. It generates a lot of interest from tourists, especially wondering how a family could live in something so small.
OK, Cousins, I found it…the treasure, the mother lode!!
So, for the first time ever on the internet, for your viewing pleasure, I present to you…
At one time photographs were made on glass. The glass plates were coated with a light sensitive substance and then inserted in the back of the camera. After the photo was taken, prints were made by having the glass directly in contact with the photo paper. A lamp was then placed over it to develop the contact print.
…Marana Ward, daughter of Elijah & Marana Colburn Ward, was born on 30 Aug 1789. She married (1st) Ebenezer Ballou and (2nd) Orrin Aretus Powers.
Okay, I confess. I haunt cemeteries digging up dirt on my dearly departed ancestors. I lurk among the gravestones recording information and imagining their lives.