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The concept of "the meeting place" has long been at the heart of communication, education and cooperation among the groups known ...
At the Farmers' InnThis is an example of stagecraft. The setting quite closely resembles St. Jacobs, Ontario in the 1920s. Using photographs from that era I was able to compose a backdrop for the various activities. I have gathered a large archive of historic photographs over the years and from these I am able to extract characters. Using a bit of creativity I insert these "actors" into the background that I have dreamed up. I suppose a painting like this could be compared to a shot from a movie...
Altona, Manitoba - Mennonite Educational Institute: An early photographic image of the Mennonite Educa...
Monday 07 October, 2013; 6:04 pm
Altona, Manitoba - Coblenz Store: A 1909 image of a storefront in Altona, Manitoba.
Monday 07 October, 2013; 5:52 pm
Steinbach, Manitoba - Three Early Businesses: Three early Steinbach businesses on a dirt road (Main St...
Monday 07 October, 2013; 5:12 pm
Steinbach - P. T. Barkman Flour Mill: Photoraphic image of the P.T. Barkman & Sons flour mill in Stein...
Monday 07 October, 2013; 4:25 pm
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