Do you know anyone in these unidentified pictures from around the 1890s in Montevallo, Shelby County, Alabama?

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Four_children_in_the_yard_of_a_house_in_Montevallo_AlabamaFour children in the yard of a house in Montevallo, Alabama ca. 1890 Q40174 One of the children is seated in a toy stroller

Group_of_women_and_children_standing_around_a_wooden_glider_in_a_yard_in_Montevallo_AlabamaGroup of women and children standing around a wooden glider in a yard in Montevallo, Alabama ca. 1890 Q40199 One of the children, an infant, is seated in a toy stroller. A boy is petting a dog.

Infant_in_an_upholstered_chair_probably_in_a_home_in_Montevallo_AlabamaInfant in an upholstered chair, probably in a home in Montevallo, Alabama ca. 1890 Q40211

Little_girl_in_a_yard_seated_beside_a_rolling_chair_and_a_pile_of_dirtLittle girl in a yard, seated beside a rolling chair and a pile of dirt ca. 1890 Q40215 She is holding a stick. A pail is on the ground beside her, and a doll is in the chair.

Man_holding_a_rifle_while_standing_in_the_yard_in_front_of_a_house_in_Montevallo_AlabamaMan holding a rifle while standing in the yard in front of a house in Montevallo, Alabama ca. 1890 Q40177 A dog is running up the porch steps.

Man_seated_in_a_rocking_chair_in_a_dirt_yard_in_Montevallo_AlabamaMan seated in a rocking chair in a dirt yard in Montevallo, Alabama. ca. 1890 Q40195 The plate is double exposed; a faint image of two girls is visible on top of the man

Man_standing_with_a_horse_in_the_front_yard_of_a_house_in_Montevallo_AlabamaMan standing with a horse in the front yard of a house in Montevallo, Alabama ca. 1890 Q40212 A Woman and girl are seated on the steps of the porch in the background.

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  1. Pam Bunn Green would your kin know?

  2. Wheeler home. Positively.

  3. The rolling chair is something I had not seen before. Thanks for the great history lessons.

    1. Beat me to it. Yep, that isn’t a rifle.

    2. John Cork I think I’ve even seen pictures of one bigger than that. Sure would be nice to find that and have it in a museum

  4. When this will open uninterrupted, I’d love to see it. Beth

  5. Dislike these so-called..win prizes..that come up!

  6. I don’t know, but hope someone does.