Blast from the Past / 1938: A moment of mirth at the table

Henry Lorang, father to 11 children, catches several of them in a lighthearted photograph around the table of their Genesee farmhouse in 1938. The Lorang children are (from left) Dan, Mary Frances (Pat), Rita (in high chair), Mary Alice (Mae) and Lois Lorang. The woman third from right was a helper for the children. This photo was submitted by Diane Conroy, curator of the nonprofit White Spring Ranch Museum on the Lorang homestead in Genesee. Readers who would like to share their historical photos from throughout the region may do so by emailing them to blasts@lmtribune.com or submitting them to: Blast from the Past, P.O. Box 957, Lewiston, ID 83501. Questions? Call Jeanne M. DePaul at (208) 848-2221.

Henry Lorang, father to 11 children, catches several of them in a lighthearted photograph around the table of their Genesee farmhouse in 1938. The Lorang children are (from left) Dan, Mary Frances (Pat), Rita (in high chair), Mary Alice (Mae) and Lois Lorang. The woman third from right was a helper for the children. This photo was submitted by Diane Conroy, curator of the nonprofit White Spring Ranch Museum on the Lorang homestead in Genesee. Readers who would like to share their historical photos from throughout the region may do so by emailing them to blasts@lmtribune.com 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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