[A picnic shelter near the childrens' playground in Union park in Dubuque, Iowa]

Title

[A picnic shelter near the childrens' playground in Union park in Dubuque, Iowa]

Creator

Loemker, Herman J., 1868-1937

Description

A rustic, open pavilion is shown at the foot of a hill. The structure is constructed of large sticks cut to various lengths, and attached to a wooden frame. A woman, with her back to the camera, is shown standing in the pavilion. Other figures are faintly visible inside the structure. A lamp post may be seen close to the front steps of the structure. The number 1367 is written on a label that has been stuck to the lower left corner of the slide.

Date

ca. 1916

Subject

Parks
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Pictorial works
Herman J. Loemker Collection
Lantern slides

Source

The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Identifier

LO 261

Format

Digital image captured using a Microtek ScanMaker 8700 with transparent media adapter. TIFF file created from a glass lantern slide scanned in 16 - bit grey scale at 1200 ppi.

Rights

Contact The Center for Dubuque History at Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001 or call (563) 588-7100 © 2015 LORAS COLLEGE

Publisher

This record is part of the Herman J. Loemker Collection held by The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa.

Coverage

Dubuque, Iowa

Relation

Herman J. Loemker Collection

Type

Still image

Original Format

1 lantern slide: b & w

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4.0 in.

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/82fcf2c3ec3ad4deed57881c3f095a42.jpg

Citation

Loemker, Herman J., 1868-1937, “[A picnic shelter near the childrens' playground in Union park in Dubuque, Iowa],” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed December 2, 2021, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/5670.