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By Susan R. McLain

Harvey L. Boston opened the Boston Studio in downtown David urban in 1893. for approximately the following 35 years, Boston individually recorded the folks and areas of Butler County utilizing images. Boston had a watch for aspect, and during his photos, one is ready to check out and get pleasure from the garments of the early years of the twentieth century: from daily kinds to formal and big day costumes. The Boston Studio was once opened towards the top of what was once referred to as the Victorian period, a time while how a girl and contributors of her relations dressed was once a mirrored image of the family�s prosperity. This recognition to element is especially obvious within the pictures taken through Boston. some of the models worn by way of Butler County citizens supply a wealth of knowledge a couple of person�s lifestyles, even if information regarding that individual isn't in a different way recognized. whereas as soon as nearly misplaced to heritage, the Boston Studio choice of nearly 60,000 negatives has now been preserved and is accessible for the general public to back enjoy for its historical price. The greater than 2 hundred Boston images rigorously chosen for this booklet display what existence used to be like in Butler County among 1900 and 1920 and have a cross-sampling of the folk, either popular and nameless, who have been accountable for influencing the early heritage of Butler County.

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