The picture was taken in probably 1891 in northern Wisconsin. Great-Grandpa Wickstrom was a logger and had built the log house for his family. Grandpa Odin Wickstrom was the eldest of 7 and had the two sisters at the time of the picture, with another one on the way. He was 6 or 7 at this time.
For more Friday Show and Tell stories, stop by Kelli's blog, There Is No Place Like Home.
I want to thank Kathleen from The Open Window for this lovely award, and for her very kind words!
Go on over to visit Kathleen if you'd like to sign up for this year's Christmas Ornament Exchange. Sounds like fun!