Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Photograph of sack race participants, probably near Fort Wayne, Indiana, ca. 1915
Description Group of men in a wooded area, several of which pose with burlap bags for a sack race. Jacob Poinsette (1865-1926) is identified by family as the third man from the left holding a sack. Poinsette lived in Fort Wayne and this was possibly taken nearby.
Place Allen County, Indiana, United States
Date 1915, ca.
Year Range Begin 1910
Year Range End 1920
Subjects Sack racing
Fort Wayne (Ind.)
Allen County (Ind.)
Process Photographic prints
Format Card photographs
Collection Name Nancy (Poinsette) DeLullo Collection
Object ID ia-0009-0001
Rights The copyright and related rights status of this item has not been evaluated. You are free to use this item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.
Terms of Use We encourage the use of these images. If you reproduce our scans in any format, please credit the Indiana Album and collection name (if provided). For commercial uses or to order higher resolution scans or prints, please contact the Indiana Album, Inc. at or 317-771-4129. Visit for a list of fees.