During the late 1930s and early 40s, Everett Kuntz snapped hundreds of photos documenting everyday life in and around his hometown of Ridgeway, Iowa. But it wasn't until learning he had cancer in 2002 that Kuntz finally printed the photos.
Clara Gilbertson Perry remembers growing up in Ridgeway, Iowa. Her remembrances are part of the Iowa Public Television documentary, "Picture Perfect, Iowa of the 1940s."
Norma Quill Fisher talks about her memories of growing up in Ridgeway, Iowa, and her enjoyment of the photos taken by Everett Kuntz.
Nancy Kuntz Hildreth & Carol Kuntz Swenson talk about their father, Everett Kunz's photos.
Everett Kuntz's wife, Helen, was instrumental in getting a book of his photos published. Iowa Public Television talks with Helen, and their son David, about the life depicted in those photos.