Blast from the Past / 1934: A Ferdinand family photo

Eva and Rudolph Herzog gathered their three daughters in the front yard of their Ferdinand home in 1934 for a family photo. The oldest child is Lorraine, age 4; followed by Jenny Lee, age 2; and baby Sylvia Ann in her mother’s arms, approximately 6 months. These three youngsters are the three oldest of the 11 children eventually born to Eva and Rudy. Jenny (Herzog) Nuxoll, 87, lives in Grangeville; Sylvia (Herzog) Williams, 85, lives in Lewiston; and Lorraine Young, also of Lewiston, celebrates her 89th birthday this month. Irene Everett of Lewiston submitted this photo. She is the daughter of Lorraine, and granddaughter of Eva and Rudy. Readers who would like to share their historical photos from throughout the region may do so by emailing them to or submitting them to: Blast from the Past, P.O. Box 957, Lewiston, ID 83501. Questions? Call Jeanne M. DePaul at (208) 848-2221.

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