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title:

Herman B Wells Hunting Crawdads, 1910.

image number:

P0031826

description:

Written on the reverse side of one copy of this image reads, in full: "The picture man caught me making a dam." The same print has written along the bottom: "He was catching craw-dads in the creek."

Another copy of this image has written on the reverse side, in full: "Herman in ditch by Aunt Nan [Camplin's] house."

Another copy of this image has written on the reverse side, in full: "Herman Wells fishing for crawdads in the ditch beyond Aunt Drew Summers - [Dilles]"

In his book "Being Lucky" Wells captions this photo with the following: "'Crawdad' hunting was great sport."

date taken:

1910

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

topic:

Children

topic:

Hunting

topic:

Portraits

city:

Jamestown

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Wells, Herman B

folder:

1910