Back Yard Recreation

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Title

Back Yard Recreation

Description

Dr. Marvin Hanaford's house at 1995 Harlem Boulevard. Marvin and his wife Melvina moved into the home by 1911 and lived there until their deaths in 1938 and 1921 respectively. The house was built about 1900 with the property line going to the Rock River. The backyard was a place for private relaxation and recreation. The river provided scenery and access to water sports.

Date

circa 1911 - 1938

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Type

Still Image

Identifier

74.595.102

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

4.75" x 7"

Citation

“Back Yard Recreation,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed September 21, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/4359.

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