William S. Wyman—Sod House, Clark County
The collection consists of one oval portrait (13 ½” x 16 ½”) of the William S. Wyman family of Merton Township, Clark County taken in 1885. The photo features a family of eight individuals and a dog in front of a sod house. Those in the picture include William S. Wyman Sr. (b. 1839—Civil War veteran) near the sod house entrance, Martha J. Wyman (b. 1846) sitting in front and holding Harrison Wyman (b. 1885), Edna Wyman (b. 1878) standing next to Martha, Rufus Wyman (b. 1880) is barely visible in the photograph standing against the sod house to the right of the entrance, Ethel Wyman (b. 1873) is sitting on the bench at left, Emeline Wyman (b. 1881) and William S. Wyman Jr. (b. 1883) are on the same bench.
- Digitized: 2012-12-12
0.1 Cubic Feet
- Family Scenes -- Photographs -- South Dakota Subject Source: Local sources
- Photograph Collection -- Manuscript Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sod houses -- South Dakota Subject Source: Local sources
- South Dakota -- Clark County Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Wyman, Martha J.
- Wyman, William S. Sr