A baby on a lawn in a residential neighborhood. The solid fence at the left served to provide privacy in neighborhoods where the houses are built close together. The outbuilding at the right would have housed a horse and carriage before automobiles were available. The backyard lawn provided recreation space for the family.
circa early 1900s
Midway Village Museum
5" x 6"
“The Backyard,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed July 28, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/4354.