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Title Thornton
Caption Hiram and Tasa Thornton
Catalog Number 2005.600.0037
Description Postcard
Hiram and Tasa Thornton of Jerome Township (Tasa is 86 in this photo). Hiram was a Civil War veteran who survived Andersonville prison, he died in 1928. Thorton homesteaded the land they lived on, which was the "1st white house past Frane's Grove."

Object Name Print, Photographic
Year Range from 1904
Year Range to 1918
Place Jerome Township
Orig/copy Original
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Collection Midland County Historical Postcard Collection
Source Midland County Historical Society
Old ID number 91.0.344
Classification Correspondence/Postcard
Search Terms Township, Jerome
Farm
People Thornton, Hiram
Thornton, Tasa
Subjects Postcards
Photographic postcards
People
Civil War
Soldiers
Homesteading