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A Home in the Country (Summer)

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Date made: ca. 1866
Maker: Robertson, William C.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 17 1/4 x 25 in.; 43.815 x 63.5 cm
ID number: DL*60.2644
Negative number: 2003-24316


Description:

Colored print of a rural home in summer, with other houses and a church in the background. A group of children swing on a gate at right. A boy and girl appear below a large tree near a well at center, with the boy lifting a bucket from the well. Men, women and children stroll and/or ride along a lane at left. Two verses from "The Old Oaken Bucket" appear beneath the image.