Photo of the week for 3/7/2011

Sherman Fertig's Covered Wagon

Sherman Fertig's Covered Wagon

Sherman Fertig's covered wagon, pulled by a team of four horses, has a banner that reads, "Phila. to Pittsburgh in 20 days." The family had a sizeable farm in Dauphin Borough. In the background is a former stable and cobbler's shop. The photo was taken on August 25, 1937 by James Lett, Co., which was located at 225 North Second Street in Harrisburg. Photo ID: DB03910.

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