Mystery Photo: Scarecrow with Pumpkins

Photo: Walter Masson


The archives are full of photos like this one. Charming, evocative, and completely mysterious.

  • Who are these people?
  • What were they doing? Decorating for a Harvest Festival? Performing a play?
  • What year was this taken?

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