Anne Poole Pyle at Rehoboth Beach, 1890 (Photo)
Through Howard Pyle’s lens, his wife and children enjoy a day at the beach in the late nineteenth century.
Photo courtesy of Delaware Historical Society (dehistory.org)
Rehoboth Beach | 1890 This photo of Anne Poole Pyle and her children was taken by her husband, Howard Pyle (1853-1911), the famous Wilmington artist, author and teacher. His parents were of Quaker descent. Pyle married Poole in a Quaker ceremony in the 1880s. The couple had several children. Howard Pyle was regarded as the foremost American illustrator of his time.
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