Fred Schwans family, Bridgewater, SD

Fred and Jeanette (Sievers) Schwans Family

Fred and Jeanette (Sievers) Schwans Family

Photo of Fred and Jeanette (Sievers) Schwans family, taken ca. 1915 at their farm home, rural Bridgewater, South Dakota.  From left: Dora, Bertha, Martha (with hat), Frank, Ella, John.  Jeanette holding Tom (“A.W.), Fred.  All member of this family are deceased.

Photo taken by a traveling photographer.  Fred Schwans has a deep tan where his hat did not shade him during field work.  Probably taken mid-to-late summer.  Youngest child was born Aug. 1913 and appears not quite two.  Oldest daughter added a hat, younger children were barefoot.  (Photo has been cropped.)

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