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547 - Captain and Mrs. James Hobbs, 1900

1) Full Image: Captain James Hobbs and his wife Eliza Hobbs 2) Close up of this aging couple, dearly beloved by the Wrights. 3)The Hobbs obviously had just had a new wood shingle roof put on their house. The right angle wooden devices held boards in place where shingles were piled before installation and where roofers could take a break from their difficult work.

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