A large group gathered at a swimming hole. Some of them are enjoying themselves while swimming and others are enjoying each other's company while standing in the woods or sitting along the bank of the water.
Stadler, Burky, Betler, and Aegerter Families, Helvetia, W. Va.
Left to Right: Arnold Stadler, unknown man, Frieda Stadler, children Herbert and Leo Stadler in front, Gottlieb Betler, George Stadler (hat and bow tie), unknown woman, children Bertha, Louise and Lydia Stadler in front, Barbara Stadler behind in bonnet, Mrs. Dubach, Emma Stadler Burky, Katherine Rohner Stadler, Lisetta Stadler Kuenzler, Marianne Dubach Aegerter, Ida Stadler Betler, Elise Dubach Burky, Norman Stadler being held by father Walter Stadler, Fred Burky, Geottfried Aegerter - taken by Walter Aegerter on the Stadler farm October 13, 1912 (Note: Emma's husband John changed the name from Burky to Burkey when the family moved to Ohio; the name was originally Burki.)
'Back Row, L-R all men: Reuben Smith, Bill Gould?, Ben Woodson, unknown, Arnold Metzener, Ben Fahrner, John Marti, Ernest Burky, Charlie Balli, Dan Fahrner? Second row, women standing: unknown mother and child, Della Vogel, Verena Metzener, Julia Burky. Seated: Mary Burky, Ruth Fahrner, Mary Metzener, Bertha Engler, Hulda Dubach, child unknown.'
Information with the image included, "Virginia Burky: 3-4 row 2 R Elmer and Herman, #1 back row R Jim Betler? Nellie Been teacher middle back row, George Betler in front of Jim maybe, Alma Betler Burky third form teacher on left."
Group Portrait, Haslebacher School, Hilltop, Middlefork District #12
Back Row: Rose Betler Haslebacher, Lena Haslebacher; Middle Row: Hulda Dubach, unknown, Minnie Betler Malcomb, Arnold Betler, Alma Betler Burky, Erwin Burky, Werner Burky, unknown; Front Row: George Betler?, unknown, unknown, Anna Karlen, Clara Karlen, George Schlueniger, Norman Betler, unknown, Bertha Stadler, unknown.