Wordless Wednesday: Thirty Degrees Below Zero

The back reads:

Minnehaha Falls[,] Minneapolis

Taken by Bert E. Buzzell, in 1897

Now at 2157 Echo Park Ave LA [Los Angeles]

Photographer

30 Below Zero

I froze my nose this day.

I’m not certain who the people in the photo are, although I believe the woman is probably Ida Johnston Rolfe Smith, my grandmother’s aunt.

In the middle of a heat wave, standing under the frozen falls sounds pretty good to me.

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