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Object Name Print, Photographic
Object ID # 2013.28.3
Photographer Roberts, I. S., Plumsteadville, PA.
Year Range from 1886
Year Range to 1887
Description Mounted photograph of Enos F. and Mary Loux Hunsberger with family and friends, standing in front of their farmhouse in western Plumstead Township, Bucks County, in about 1886. Shows nine persons (all identified) along with a tall horse and carriage standing in front of an already old-looking farmhouse. This house was replacde in 1888 with a new brick farmhouse. Label stamped at bottom right: "Photo by I. S. Roberts, Plumsteadville, PA" Photo has a fairly dark sepia tone.

Identified, left to right: John Overholt, John Shelly, Peter L. Hunsberger (son), Harvey D. Hunsberger (son), Libby Bishop, Emma Hunsberger (daughter), Mary Loux Hunsberger (mother), Enos F. Hunsberger (father), Mrs. Mahlon High, and "Kate, the yellow mare." Identifications recorded by grandson Paul N. Hunsberger in about 1975.
Notes Collected by the donor.
Provenance From the family of Enos F. & Mary Loux Hunsberger of Plumstead Township, Bucks County. Passed down in the family to their grandson Paul N. Hunsberger, then to his daughter (the donor).
Collection Peter L. & Mary Nice Hunsberger Family Photos
Manuscript Collection # Hist. Mss. 471
Source Gift of Alice Hunsberger Marshall
People Hunsberger, Enos F., 1835-1903
Hunsberger, Mary O. Loux, 1837-1899
Hunsberger, Peter L., 1869-1906
Hunsberger, Harvey D., 1873-1947
Gross, Emma L. Hunsberger, 1864-1944