[Hilda Linke and unknown girl on horses]

https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth8685/small/

Identifier

http://dp.la/api/items/69975da406ca034eb5bebb19cfb11c0d

Title

[Hilda Linke and unknown girl on horses]

Date

1920 - 1929

Description

Photograph (copy) of two girls on horseback. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "Hilda Linke - on the left, on right unknown (Hilda Hill) - before marriage to Leo Linke Taken @ Welcome, TX Circa 1920s Girls would go riding to church on horseback". Horse on left is dark, second horse is white. Both girls are wearing dark jackets and white skirts (girl on far left is wearing a knit cap). There is a wire fence directly behind the horses. Bare tree in center, white wooden house in right background; fence post and branches of tree on far right. There is a well next to the left corner of the house - the frame and wheel for lifting the bucket is visible.
Paper; Width/Diameter: 17.9 cm, Height: 12.7 cm

Subject

Communication Artifacts
Art
Sports and Recreation
Riding
Horses

Source

The Portal to Texas History

Type

image

Comments