Photo ID

1999.03.0030

Photographer

Source

Balke, William

Type

image

Subjects

People, Little River Valley

Region

02 - Lagoons to McKinleyville.

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Notes

copy 1: photographic negative

Comments

Conrad Bullwinkel was his uncle. (Born 1870 in San Fransisco, died March 1945). He came to the Bullwinkle, Conrad, ranch, later known as Balke Ranch in Little River Valley in 1884 at the age of 14. He stayed on the ranch with his bachelor uncle Conrad until 1921. In 1900 he married the niece of George Bullwinkel (no relation), on another ranch in the Valley. She was Margaret Peters. Herman built a home on his uncle's ranch and raised two sons, John E. and William C. He lost an infant daughter, Margaret. He was bearded as a young man.

Keywords

People, Little River Valley

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