Portrait Photograph of the Engelter Family

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Title

Portrait Photograph of the Engelter Family

Subject

Photography--20th century

Description

An image of the Engelter family of Albion, Mich. The back of the photograph reads:

Hazel Weeks Engleters
boy - Wayne

Family and photographer information provided by Kate Keller:

"Carlton Leonard Engelter, son of William Leonard and Margaret E. (Wright) Engelter, was born 29 Jul 1892 in Marshall, Michigan and died Aug 1970. He was married twice. On 24 Dec 1911, in Brookfield, Michigan, he married Hazel Marie Weeks, daughter of Orville Milton and Jennie Commode (Waterson) Weeks. She was born 15 Oct 1890 in Olivet, Michigan and died 31 Jul 1938 in Lansing, Michigan. They had five children: Harold (1912-1913), Wayne Carlton (1913-1995), Margaret A. “Tibby” (1913-2003), Donna Lucile and Carlton Kenneth (1929-2007). On 17 May 1941, in Lucas Co., Ohio, he married Bessie May (Ives) Smith (1892-1980).

Wayne Carlton Engelter was born 17 Aug 1913 in Albion, Michigan and died 10 Jun 1995 in Windsor, Michigan. On 7 Mar 1941, in Lansing, Michigan, he married Bethel Elinor Woodman (1921-1987). They had one known daughter, Carolyn M.

Margaret A. “Tibby” Engelter was born 17 May 1919 in Albion, Michigan and died 30 Jun 2003 in Lansing, Michigan. On 2 Apr 1938, in Lansing, Michigan, she married Bruce Gordon Smith (1919-2004), son of Oscar Fredrick and Bessie May (Ives) Smith. They had three children: Larry L., Linda and Karla.

Photographer is B. C. Tuttle, Albion. Michigan."

Burton C. Tuttle operated from 1916-1917.

Creator

Tuttle, Burton C.

Date

1916-1917

Contributor

Keller, Kate

Rights

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Relation

The "Forgotten Faces, Forgotten Places" Facebook group, run by contributor Kate Keller, features this photograph and many more. https://www.facebook.com/groups/ForgottenFacesForgottenPlaces/
The Directory of Early Michigan Photographers, by David V. Tinder, was used to identify early photographers and studios.
https://clements.umich.edu/files/tinder_directory.pdf

Format

jpg

Language

English

Type

Image

Identifier

MDL.LH.005.00035

Coverage

Albion (Mich.)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Citation

Tuttle, Burton C. , “Portrait Photograph of the Engelter Family,” Marshall Digital Archive, accessed December 1, 2021, https://yourmdl.org/archive/items/show/209.

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