Classic Photo: Family Gathering, 1929

15 Nov

Although the occasion is lost to time, the Riises and Andersens were gathered together in Queens Village in 1929 when this fantastic photograph was taken.

Pictured (left to right): Hans C. Riis, Helene Andersen Riis, Alva Lundquist Riis, Clifford A. Riis, Hans J. Andersen, Helene E. Riis (holding cat), Robert T. Riis, Warren A. Riis (infant), Ida Adams Riis, [Ane] Marie Andersen Gudmundsson, Ingvar Gudmundsson, Thor C. Riis. Not pictured: Alfred Riis, taking the photograph.


Posted by on November 15, 2013 in Classic Photos


2 responses to “Classic Photo: Family Gathering, 1929

  1. hydrokitty

    November 16, 2013 at 10:57 pm

    Looks like it was summer time from outfits. July 4th? Any b-days in July ot August! I would recognize uncle Thor anywhere! !!

  2. Vicki Anderson

    November 23, 2013 at 12:23 am

    We have this photo…thanks for sharing.


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