File# FF105 Shumway

ecord number 106

Institution name Robbinsdale Historical Society

Object number FF105
Number of parts 8
Distinguishing features Photos, Newspaper Articles, Recollections

Object name and title
Object category Family Files
Object name Shumway
Title Shumway Family

Production dating
Date (early) 1890
Date (late) 1976

Content description
Description Haying in Robbinsdale

Physical description
Description Several photo reproductions, one photocopied newspaper
article, two typed recollections, one funeral program

Inscriptions and markings
Inscription / marking (Photo of two girls) Evelyn and Esther Shumway, 1938; (Woman
with quilt photo) The late Esther and Evelyn Shumway,
granddaughters of Robbinsdale pioneers, JP and Louisa
Shumway, were pictured in 1976 with a quilt, which belonged
to he early pastors of the church; (Photo of married couple)
Mr. and Mrs. Shumway, circa 1890; (Haying photo) Haying on
Shumway Farm circa 1892 or a little later, Congregation
Church was built in 1891

Object history
Object history note Several photos of the Shumway family, which were among the
earliest Robbinsdale pioneers, inlcuding a photo of haying
in a field that depicts the Congregation Church. There are
also two recollections of the Shumway family history going
back to before settling in Robbinsdale. Also included is a
funeral program for Louisa A. Shumway from 1914, as well as
a newspaper article which reviews the family history



Name 1
Date 2014-01-12
Time 11:00:50
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Name 1
Date 2014-04-02
Time 18:08:50
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