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Title Rounds Studio Staff Picnic on the River Flats
Date 1919 C
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 1988.82.36b
Description Front: Black and white photo of three women and three men outdoors. The women, located in the center of the photo, are wearing calf length dresses. They are all smiling/laughing. The men, one on the left and two on the right, are wearing suit pants, vests, white shirts and ties. The man on the right of the group of three women appears to be holding something in his right hand and dipping it in the dish the woman on his left is holding. The group is assembled in a row on a grassy area. There are bushes and trees in the background. Reverse: Stamped on the back in black ink is "Post Card, Made in Canada, Correspondence Here, Name and Address Here, Place Stamp Here". Handwritten on the back in purple ink is "Rounds Studio Staff Picnic on the River Flats, Mr. Rounds- Vera Hutchison,-, Blanche Newton, Mr Colegrove (artist), the boy".
Provenance The Rounds studio was a Woodstock photography studio from 1906 to 1936. From Vernon's 1918 Woodstock Directory: Hersee-Hutchison, Vera - asst, G. Rounds, 368 Simcoe. Newton, Blanche - asst, G. Rounds, 84 Victoria n. Rounds, Washington G., photos, 489 Dundas, h 550 King.
Year Range from 1906
Year Range to 1932
Medium Paper/Ink
Print size 8.2 x 13.6 cm
Search Terms Rural
Business Men
Copyright Public Domain